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Lavender fields afternoon tour from Aix en Provence

Free cancellation
Duration: up to 4 hours
Language: English, French
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

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.

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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

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

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.

When

  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability

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