Lavender Road - Aix en Provence and l'Occitane factory - Private tour - 8 hours

Tour Number

Activity Level

227156


Categories

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

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

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

From Mid June to the end of July


Discover the Valensole plateau where 80% of the world lavandine is grown and produced.
In June and July the plateau turns purple with lavender as far as the eye can see. Let's stop at a lavender producer's to learn about the distillation process and see all the items made from it.
This day will be unforgettable as visiting Valensole plateau during the blooming season is a rare and unique experience for all your senses.
Stop at L'Occitane factory to visit the museum and the Shop. Originally from Provence, L'Occitane is today famous worldwide for the quality of its body lotions made from natural oils. A free tour of the museum allows you to discover the different steps involved in the production of their products.
We will visit the former capital of Provence.
Aix en Provence, city of art and water, is a delight. We will take time to stroll through its medieval streets and explore its squares and its "Art of Life".
This city is the perfect combinaison of culture and entertainment.

Itinerary

Drive to Valensole Plateau ti see the lavenders field.
We make several stops in the lavenders field.
Stop into a lavender producers farm.
Visit Aix en Provence.
This ONLY operate FROM MID JUNE TO THE END OF JULY.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: From port of call, hotel or else.

End location: Back to original departure place.

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

I have a deluxe minivan Mercedes 8 passengers, air-conditioning, very confortable and modern.

What’s Included

Other: Transportation, motorway toll fees.
Service of a Professional Licensed Official Tour Guide.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 Euro Cash or CC - approx. per person, entrance fees, lunch and items or purchases of a personal nature.

What’s Extra

Other: Your meals, drinks, purchases and entrance fees.

Restrictions

I am a fully Licensed Official Guide I can guide you into historical monuments, museums, churches...
I am a wine specialist. I have got the wine degree WSET Wine and Spirit Educational Trust

Private tour guide Thibault

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