One day in the National Park of Camargue

Tour Number

Activity Level

387396


Categories

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

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

Italian (fluent), German (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Sightseeing tour for dramatic sceneries plus a homemade picnic by a lakefront


The national park of Camargue is fashioned from the combined actions of the Rhone River, the Mediterranean sea and the Mistral wind.
The sightseeing tour offers dramatic views of the natural park of the Camargue, its immense alluvial plain and rich flora and fauna.
During your private tour you will see the pink flamingos and the famous white horses of Camargue, trustful companion of he Guardian (Binoculars supplied).
Take time to visit the marvelous ornithological park du Pont de Gau with its permanent resident species of birds including a flamboyant flamingos population!
Let yourself be led then to Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, a center of pilgrimage and Provençal traditions with its 9th century fortress church and a museum dedicated to Camargue's traditions.
Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to taste local food thanks to a homemade picnic with Provençal specialties by a lakefront for your lunch!
This day tour in Camargue will provide with an unforgettable memory!

Itinerary

9:00 Pick up at your location place
10:30 Arrival in Sainte-Marie-de-la-Mer - Stroll in the center of pilgrimage with its 9th century fortress church and a museum
11:30 Way to the ornithological park du pont de Gau
11:35 Visit of the ornithological park
12:35 Way to the Vaccarès lake
13:00 Picnic organized by your guide!
14:00 Way back throughout the wild Camargue roads
16:00 Arrival at your location place

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet at any convenient location or cruise ship terminal, airport, station, etc...

End location: Drop off at any convenient location for you

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

Tour is carried out in a private, air-conditioned minibus, with licensed professional driver

What’s Included

Transportation, full insurance, parking charges and motorway tolls
I assist you all along your tour giving you commentaries
Binoculars (magnifying eye glasses) supplied for birds observation on watchtowers

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 Euro - No need to intend going in a restaurant you will have a offered picnic!
Ornithological Park entrance (7,50€)

What’s Extra

Ornithological park: 7,50€ / person

Restrictions

- I am not able to guide you inside of the museums or historical monuments.
- I can only guide in English, Italian and French.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Olivier F.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/privateguidedtour-Camargue

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