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Half-day tour in the hilltop villages in Luberon from Aix en Provence

Free cancellation
Duration: up to 6 hours
Language: English, French
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Be taken away by the breathtaking view of the dried-stone hilltop village Gordes and Roussillon

Stroll in this charming village of Lourmarin with its majestic Renaissance-styled castle

Admire the picturesque village of Bonnieux and the Pont Julien

What to expect

Take part to this half-day tour through the most beautiful and charming hilltop villages in Luberon.

The Luberon region is amazing and will captivate you with its full range of lavender colors, vineyards, villages on top of the hills, medieval castles everywhere and roman architecture in most of the cities. If you want to have a general overview of the villages, this tour is made for you!

You will start with the village of Lourmarin, famous for its 15th century castle. Thereafter, head towards Bonnieux, a picture perfect Provençal village, on top of which stands a 12th century church and pass by the roman bridge Pont Julien.

Your next stop is Gordes, a hilltop dry stone-built village with its Renaissance-styled Castle. This is an area that is often times chosen by many film producers for their movie’s scenery. It was the film location of Ridley Scott's 'A Good Year'.

After Gordes, you will arrive in Roussillon and be in awe with this charming colorful village which houses are painted with ochre.

After this unforgettable tour, you will then head back to Aix en Provence.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitized between use

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above

What's included

Transportation in 8-seater A/C minibus

English-speaking professional driver/guide

What's not included

Food and drinks, unless specified

Personal expenses

Gratuities (optional)

Location

Tourist Office, 300 Av. Giuseppe Verdi, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France

Meeting point:

Meet your driver/guide directly in front of the tourist office.

Provider

TYLENE TOURS

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Please be ready for pick-up 10 minutes before the tour