Lavender & Gorges of Verdon
2 Nights + Gorges of Verdon
Provence has a timeless charm and is a great place to visit especially when the lavender is in full bloom. During the Lavender & Gorges of the Verdon Tour you will eperience one of Mother Nature’s miracles on a scenic half-day tour of the Luberon Valley, and marvel at fields of lavender in full bloom. This tour includes two nights staying at La Bastide de Gordes.
Hotel Information (La Bastide de Gordes, Gordes)
Set atop a rocky outcrop at the heart of the Luberon in Provence, the village of Gordes offers exceptional views over the Luberon mountain range. And at the center of that village, La Bastide de Gordes offers all the splendor of a former stately home. Carved into the very rock face of the hill, and built on 12th-century ramparts, the chateau is integrated into fortifications of the village. Combining charm, elegance, comfort and luxury, the hotel features intimate, welcoming and restful interiors.
Experience one of Mother Nature’s miracles on a scenic half-day tour of the Luberon Valley, and marvel at fields of lavender in full bloom.
Your driver will pick you up at your hotel, at which point you will depart in an air-conditioned car to the hills of your countryside destination. You will cross the "gorge of the wolf", complete with its 40-meter-high waterfall, before stopping at Castellane.
Whilst traveling along the Verdon you will be able to enjoy spectacular views of the 700-meter-deep canyon. Afterwards, you will move on to the village of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, known for its rich history in ceramic craftsmanship. You can discover the earthenware in the many stores and buy some souvenirs before lunch in one of the terrace cafes.
Afterwards, photograph the world-famous lavender platters, or enjoy the lake of St. Croix, an artificial treasure of clear and pure water which is one of the most beautiful lakes of Provence. After enjoying your trip, you will return to your vehicle at which point you will be driven back to your point of origin.
- Two nights in a double room
- Continental Breakfast
- Also Included
- Visit the the gorges of the Verdon
- Photograph the Lavender Fields in full bloom
- Visit Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
- Free WIFI