Kayaking and visiting charming villages - private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

283546


Categories

Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be at least 6 years old to get on the canoe down the river.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent), Spanish (basic)

Natural wildlife and typical villages, Fontaine-de-Vaucluse and Isle-sur-la-Sorgue


We will visit Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, then canoe from there to Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, where we can have lunch in an authentic restaurant and explore the town. Isle sur la Sorgue is known as "the small Venice", it is famous wordwide for its antiques stores.

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse is a few miles away from Isle-sur-la-Sorgue: this is where the water comes out of earth, the deepest spring in Europe, I will be glad to take you there.

During our kayak trip, you will discover the natural wildlife : trouts, graylings, king-fishers, dippers, otters and maybe a beaver if we're lucky!

Itinerary

We will go to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse where we will walk to the spring of the river Sorgue, and visit a couple of historic sites.

Then we will get on the kayaks or canoes and smoothly paddle down to Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, this river (class 1) is very easy going.

Once in Isle-sur-la-Sorgue we can go for lunch, and explore the city and its famous antiques stores.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet in Avignon, or wherever you are staying in the area. I can also pick you up from your cruise ship.

End location: I can drop you off in Avignon, or wherever you are staying in the area. I can also drop you off to your cruise ship.

Duration: 5 hours 30 min.

Kayaking on the Sorgue is possible only between the 3rd week of April to the end of September.

Transportation

Modern vehicle with A/C

What’s Included

Transportation, the canoes or kayaks, and my full attention and dedication are included in this tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 € - Food

What’s Extra

Lunch

Restrictions

This tour can be customized to your convenience.

A Recent Review of this tour

What a wonderful tour we had with Roman!! Every place we went to was awesome: L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, La Sorgue, Fontaine-de-Vaucluse. The kayaking down the river was simply amazing! Thank you, Roman!!
Patricia Tovar Dias

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