Visit the beautiful village of Lourmarin, made famous by Peter Mayle's book 'A year in Provence.' Next stop the nearby villages of Lauris, Cadenet & visit to an olive oil producer & local winery - Bastide de Laval, visit the mill with tastings of olive oil and the Bastide's excellent wine. Finally visit the delightful villages of Cucuron & Bonnieux, in the heart of the Luberon national park.
1. Walking tour & visit to the village of Lourmarin & the castle
2. Drive to Lauris to visit the village & castle gardens
3. Cadenet village & visit to an olive oil mill & winery
4. Short drive to Cucuron, a unique Provençal village
5. Bonnieux ancient Luberon village in the heart of the national park
We vary the direction for this tour, depending on where we commence the tour. Spending time to visit the beautiful village and castle of Lourmarin, made famous by Peter Mayle's book 'A year in Provence.' Next stop the nearby perched hillside village of Lauris, time to stop for a light lunch (not included) Next on to Cadenet village a nearby visit to a unique acclaimed olive oil producer and wine maker - Bastide de Laval, visit to the mill, followed by a tasting of olive oil and the Bastide's excellent wine. Drive on to visit the delightful village of Cucuron and Bonnieux, at the heart of the Luberon national park.
Language: English or French
The total duration of the tour is 8 hours, assuming pick-up in Aix-en-Provence, Marseille or Avignon. The order for the tour is flexible enough to take into account the starting point changing depending on your location. There is a scheduled break for lunch, price not included.
Pick-up & drop-off at either the Cruise Terminal in Marseille or your hotel in Aix-en-Provence, Marseille or Avignon. If your staying elsewhere we can coordinate a pick-up from your address. (There may be a suppliment payable)
Travel to all of the sites and destinations proposed with dedicated guide/driver & return to your hotel, address or the cruise terminal. Admission to the historic sites listed is included. Refreshments, snacks & lunch is an additional cost.