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Private Tour - 8 hours // up to 7 pers in a V Class Mercedes van.

PRIVATE TOUR : CHATEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE & AVIGNON

Departure from Marseille Provence Cruise Terminal, Marseille, Aix-en-Provence.

Wine and the Pope: Châteauneuf-du-Pape - Avignon 

We will spend the morning discovering the charming village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape (one of the first AOCs in France) and taste several wines with different styles and characters in two selected vineyards. 

With a panoramic view at the foot of the castle’s ruins.

We will suggest that you to have lunch in Sorgues, Villeneuve-lès-Avignon or on the island of Barthelasse in Avignon.

Continuation to Avignon. We will walk a few minutes from the ramparts on the banks of the Rhône towards the largest Gothic building in the world, classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, the Popes' Palace, built in less than 20 years by two Popes in the 14th century.

Audio-guided tour of the Popes' Palace and the Saint-Bénezet Bridge. 

 

Free time in town before our return.

This day is devoted to tasting the powerful wines of Châteauneuf-du-Pape and discovering the historical heritage of Avignon.

 

. Visit of an estate (cellars, ageing cellar, bottling room...)

. Wine tasting  in two selected vineyards

. Panoramic view at the foot of the Castle’s ruins

. Audio-guided tour* of the Pope's Palace and Pont (bridge) Saint Bénezet in Avignon

590€ / van (up to 7 pers)

This price includes

 

. Transportation in a van with an English speaking driver guide (8 hours)

. Toll fees

. Parking and gazoline

. Insurance

. Bottles of water 

Does not include

 

. Lunch, wine tasting fees. Popes Palace's ticket.
. Extra hour : +70€

Booking + 33 6 13 23 86 87 Mail patrick@voyages-provence.com