Avignon, Pope's palace and wine tasting of Côtes du Rhône

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Avignon, Pope's palace and wine tasting of Côtes du Rhône
Duration

Durations: 9 Hour(s)

Group Size

Group Size: 1+

Languages

Languages: English

Enjoy the sights of the old town along with the chance to taste amazing local wines!

From £ 99.10 per person

  1. Meeting Point
  2. Tour Overview

    We will walk through the alleys of the old town of Avignon and visit the Palais des Papes via the famous Avignon bridge. After visiting the old town, we will head towards Les Halles (covered market) and take our lunch break. After a good meal, we will continue our tour to the prestigeous Chateauneuf du pape vineyard to experience the sensory journey in a wine museum followed by a wine tasting in the cooperative cellar. We will continue our journey to other domaines in function of time and day of the week. You will enjoy landscapes and prestigeous wines of the Rhône's valley AOP Côtes du Rhône.


  3. Tour Itinerary

    Day 1 : Avignon, Pope's palace and wine tasting of Côtes du Rhône

    We will walk through the alleys of the old town of Avignon and visit the Palais des Papes via the famous Avignon bridge. After visiting the old town, we will head towards Les Halles (covered market) and take our lunch break. After a good meal, we will continue our tour to Cairanne, a small village in the Côtes du Rhone to experience the sensory journey of Cairanne wines followed by a tasting in the cooperative cellar. We will continue our journey to Rasteau, a medieval village with a panoramic view of Mont Ventoux and the dentelles de Montmirail, to discover its amazing but no less famous sweet wine. 



  4. What's Included

    Parking charges

    Air-conditioned vehicle

    Visits to historical monuments

    Wine tastings

    Entrance - Pope's Palace

    Entrance - Pont Saint-Benezet (Pont d'Avignon)

    Entrance - Cave Cooperative 

  5. What's Excluded

    Lunch

    Bottled water


  6. FAQs

    Please Note:

    • You will receive confirmation at the time of booking, unless you book within 24 hours of the trip. In this case, you will receive the confirmation as soon as possible, subject to availability.
    • Not accessible to persons with reduced mobility
    • Accessible in a stroller
    • Nearby public transport
    • No special physical condition required
    • To take place, this experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it is cancelled because this condition is not met, you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.
    • This tour/activity is private. Only your group will participate.
    • Pick-up and drop-off is offered
    • We can also pick you up in the city centre of Marseille, at your hotel or in Aix en Provence or Avignon.
      Airports
    • Marseille Airport, Marignane, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
      Ports
    • Port de Marseille - La Joliette
    • You can present a printed or electronic voucher for this activity.

  7. Requirements

    Confortable walking shoes

  8. Cancellation Policy

    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 24 hours or less before event
    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 50% if booking is cancelled 48 hours or less before event
    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 25% if booking is cancelled 7 days or less before event
    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 0% if booking is cancelled 999 days or less before event

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