You will end your visit with the famous Pont du Gard, an iconic Ancient Roman bridge and aqueduct built in the first century AD. The Pont du Gard is the highest of all Roman aqueduct bridges and remains very well preserved.
Transfer from our bus terminal to the ”Gare de Lyon” Railway Station. Board the TGV train departing at 7.00 AM.
One day visit to discover the South of France, the colourful landscapes, history and traditions. Admire the various landscapes of Burgundy and the Rhone Valley. The chosen home for many Romans, Popes and artists, Provence is characterized by its olive groves, scrubland and limestone massifs which inspired many artists.
After covering 700 km (440 miles), arrive at Avignon at 10:43 PM. Visit the Popes´ Palace with audio-guide. Stroll along the downtown area.
Free time in Avignon for lunch.
With your guide, drive on to Saint-Rémy-de-Provence (photo stop).
Guided visit of the typical perched village on a mountain spur ”Les Baux de Provence”, 245 metres above ground. Admire its gorgeous houses dating back to the 16th century.
Free time for shopping of local products (perfumes, lavender, Provencal fabrics).
Guided visit of the famous Roman ”Pont du Gard” bridge, built in a preserved environment.
Commentaries in Pope´s Palace available in : French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Japanese & Chinese.
End of the tour at Lyon train station
- Round-trip transportation by TGV 2nd class
- Visit on your own the Palais des Papes with audio guide
- Drive through Saint-Rémy de Provence village
- Visit on your own the Baux de Provence and free time
- Visit on your own the Pont du Gard
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