Do this because
Enjoy the picturesque and colourful ride to Plateau of Valensole
Learn more about the distillation process of lavender essential oil with a lavender agriculturist
Visit to the museum and boutique L'Occitane, famous worlwide for its comestics products
What to expect
On this lavender fields afternoon tour, you will be enchanted with the sights and scents of the breathtaking lavender fields in blossom.
During the drive to Plateau de Valensole, you will pass by picturesque roads lined with golden wheat and blue lavender prairies. Get your camera ready to capture the beauty of the Blue Gold of Provence. You will then stop at a lavender farm to learn more about the cultivation and distillation of the lavender essential oil and its medicinal virtues.
On the way back to Aix-en-Provence, you will stop in Manosque to visit the museum of L'Occitane, world widely known for its cosmetic products made with locally grown flowers and plants. You will have the possibility to buy their products at a discounted price.
COVID-19 informationThe 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
Entrance fee at L'Occitane cosmetics factory
Transportation in 8-seater A/C minibus
English-speaking professional driver/guide
What's not included
Food and drinks, unless specified
Tourist Office, 300 Av. Giuseppe Verdi, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
Meet your driver/guide directly in front of the tourist office.
- Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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