Full day tour in Sète and near the lagoon of Thau

Tour Number

Activity Level

739567


Categories

First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Local Experience, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children from 7 years old.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

A tour to explore a Mediterranean port and its local products.


To discover Sète and the Thau Lagoon as a local inhabitant and off the beaten track, let me lead you to discover the maritime traditions of the lagoon, its typical gastronomy and the know-how of its committed oyster farmers.

And if you want I am happy to customize the tour for you. Please inquire for a quote.

Itinerary

(start times are flexible)
9 AM: Departure to the port of Sète nicknamed the French Venice, about 40 km south of Montpellier.
Walk in the picturesque Pointe-Courte district and meet with its inhabitants.
Stroll around the covered market of Les Halles and discover seafood and other products from Sète.
1 PM: Lunch extra charge (restaurant or picnic).
I will then take you to Saint-Clair Mount to admire the 360 ° panorama on the Thau Lagoon and its surroundings and visit the chapel of Notre-Dame de la Salette.
Visit of an oyster farm for an overview of the mussel and Bouzigues oyster farming (depending on the time of year) or visit an olive oil mill to appreciate all the flavors of the Languedoc olive varieties.
At last, as a final step, a winery in the area will welcome you for a tasting of one of the local appellations: Muscat de Frontignan.
6 PM: Return to the meeting point.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection

Duration: 9 hours

Flexible program according to the weather and the availability of the speakers.

Transportation

Transportation by an air-conditioning van with 8 passenger seats. The brand of the vehicule is Citroën Jumpy.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: -entrance fee to the Oyster Farm.
-Bottle of the water

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euros - For souvenirs or Any expenses for your private use

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a licensed guide (lecturer) and will not be able to guide you inside some of the historical monuments.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    739567


    Categories

    First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Local Experience, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Children from 7 years old.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

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