Provence Lavender Fields & Vineyards Tour
Provence Lavender Fields & Vineyards Tour. 8 days – 7 nights
Cycling Period: all year round
this bike tour of Provence will take you through the Provencal vineyards and charming stone villages.
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Embark on an enchanting journey as you immerse yourself in the picturesque landscapes of the true Provence countryside, renowned for its expansive and breathtaking lavender fields that paint the surroundings with a kaleidoscope of colors and infuse the air with a fragrant aroma that captures the essence of this region.
Your adventure commences in the historic city of Avignon, where the tour unfolds against the backdrop of the iconic Avignon Bridge, an architectural marvel that stands as a testament to the rich history and cultural heritage of the area. As you traverse the cobbled streets of Avignon, you’ll find yourself transported to a bygone era, surrounded by the charm of medieval architecture and the vibrant energy of this Provencal gem.
Embarking on this picturesque journey, your first stop is Chateauneuf de Pape, renowned for its exquisite wines. The tour then leads you to Vaison la Romaine, a town steeped in Roman history, and further on to Grignan and Beaumes de Venise, each offering a unique blend of charm and cultural richness. From cobbled streets to panoramic viewpoints, every destination in Provence promises a discovery waiting to be made. This immersive adventure invites you to savor the essence of this beautiful region in just a few captivating stops. This is a bike tour full of colors and flavors!
Highlights of the tour:
- The vineyards of the renowned appellation Cotes du Rhone de Chateauneuf-de-Pape.
- Roquemaure, the 12th-century medieval castle, where Pop Clement V died in 1314
- Clansaayes, you will find the Templar knight’s tower
- The lavender areas around Grignan to La Garde Adhemar
- Grignan, you can explore this beautiful 16-17C chateau and learn the story of Madame de Sevigne