Charming Provence

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Tour Number

Activity Level

152075


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent)

Private Tour to Mougins, Gourdon, Tourettes-sur-Loup, St Paul de Vence


Within a short drive from Nice, Cannes or Monaco, you will discover a completely different atmosphere of provençal flowers & landscapes. Typical hill top villages and kept medieval atmosphere will plunge you in historic Provence so fascinating and unique.

Mougins huddled inside the remains of the old ramparts is one of the gorgeous villages in the area, that has been used by royalty and stars as well as Coco Chanel, Christian Dior and Picasso, who lived his last years in a house Notre-Dame-de-Vie.

Gourdon is a typical perched village, its workshop filled with provence produce, perfume, and local art. There is a spectacular view of the valley and the sea.

Tourettes-Sur-Loup is a last village in France whose inhabitants concentrated all their energy upon Violet cultivation, from laboring procession to finest produce, as eau de toilette, cyrop and ice cream.

St-Paul-de-Vence is a village built behind the coast in medieval time, it was first discovered by painters, and later by literati and movie stars.

Itinerary

Option 1) Mougins-Gourdon-Tourette-St Paul de Vence
OR Option 2) Grass-Gourdon-Tourette-St Paul de Vence

If you wish to discover Grass - the world known capital of perfumes with its factories, visit a perfume factory and get to know the history of perfume making in France please choose option 2.

Itinerary can be adapted to your exact wishes.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel/residence

End location: Your hotel/residence

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Modern, clean and air-conditioned minivan
Model : Volkswagen Caravelle Pullman 2011
Passenger capacity : 8
Possibility of providing two minivans (at extra cost)

What’s Included

knowledgeable driver/guide services, luxury minivan, refreshment on board, transport fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euros - Lunch in local restaurant is approximately 20€ per person;

What’s Extra

provençal lunch

Restrictions

Guiding except inside national museums.

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