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Best of Avignon

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3 days in the heart of Provence in Avignon, former city of the Popes!
After strolling the narrow cobbled streets from the Middle Ages, visiting the Popes' Palace and St Benezet Bridge famous for its song "♪♫ Sous le Pont d'Avignon", the historical city won't have any secrets for you. Avignon is a great geographical location so let's enjoy all Provence from here.
Finally, a cooking class and a tasting of Châteauneuf du Pape wines will finalise your knowledge about Provence.

Come to feel the atmosphere of a provencal city, discover its medieval heritage and taste its culinary specialty and regional wines !

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  • Stay in the heart of Avignon
  • Explore the Popes' Palace, one of the most visited monuments in France
  • Sample wines from the worldwide well-known appelation Châteauneuf-du-Pape
  • Attend a hands-on cooking class with a local chef

Day 1

Arrival and discovery of Avignon heritage

  • avignon bridgeArrival at Avignon hotel (room available from 3.00 pm). Check in.
  • In the afternoon, let's discover at your own pace the famous Popes' Palace with its magnificent painted decorations and the Pont d'Avignon, famous for its song. An interactive Histopad is proposed to each person visiting the Palace and is included in the ticket price.
  • Accommodation in the heart of Avignon

Day 2

Cooking class

  • Enjoy a 30 mn Tuk-tuk ride to explore Avignon
  • Transfer to a professional kitchen to meet your Chef and attend a cooking class. The chef will share with you some secrets of provencal gastronomy. Savor the meal you created (2 courses, drinks included) !

  • Walk back to Avignon center (10 to 15 mn walk)

  • Afternoon at leisure

  • Accommodation in the heart of Avignon

Day 3

Châteauneuf du Pape

  • chateauneuf du papeCheck out.
  • Go on a morning shared excursion to discover Châteauneuf du Pape. You will know everything about this vineyard thanks to a sightseeing through the vines, explanations and tastings. Continue to Orange to visit the Roman Theater and admire the magnificent Roman arch of triumph.
  • Back to Avignon (possibility to be picked up at the hotel with your luggage and dropped off at Avignon station at the end of the tour at around 1.00 pm)
  • Prices are subject to availability at the moment of the booking.
  • Sunday or bank holiday supplement are NOT included
  • Go to the TRIP INFO section below:
    - to check the minimum person BASIS of this trip
    - to check the single room ( 1 pers. ) supplement
    - if you're travelling SOLO: please contact us
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Choose your level of comfort according to your wish & budget !

  • For a single room ( 1 pers. ) a single supplement will be charged
  • See in our TRIP INFO section
  • Keep in mind that the hotels mentionned are always subject to availability at the moment of the booking

  • Hotel Regina - Avignon

    Located in an historical monument, the 2-star hotel REGINA welcomes you in a pleasant and charming setting.

    Situated in Avignon’s main street you will enjoy the city ambience and the local attractions.

  • Hotel Danieli - Avignon

    Charming 3-star hotel in the city centre of Avignon.
    Located on the main avenue Rue de la République, this situation is perfect for anyone who wants to discover the city centre just walking. 
    The building is a very old monument looking almost like an Hausmanian building from Paris.

  • Hotel de l'Horloge - Avignon

    Charming 4-star hotel ideally located near the main square Place de l'Horloge in Avignon city centre.

    This location will enable you to wander around very easily without having to take public transportation. 

Prices

The prices for this package are based on a 2 people basis (double room) and are subject to availability.

Included

  • 2 nights in Avignon center, double room, breakfasts and city taxes included
  • A cooking class with lunch (drinks included) on day 2
  • Shared minibus tour with English speaking driver/guide to Chateauneuf-du-Pape
  • Entrance fees as mentioned

Not included

  • Train tickets
  • Transfers from station to hotel or from hotel to station
  • The lunches and dinners not mentioned in the program
  • Items of personal nature

Single supplement

  • Simple 2* : +63€ for the stay
  • Comfort 3* : +77€ for the stay
  • Charme 4* : +159€ for the stay

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