Provence Bike Tour
St-Rémy & the Alpilles to Luberon Villages
From $3,699 - $4,099 pp dbl. occ. | 6 days / 5 nights
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It's a slower pace of life here in southern France. Amid the limestone Alpilles, where olive trees glisten in the breeze. And in the sunny Luberon, whose villages tempt you to relax over a pastis or a local rosé. With Mont Ventoux standing tall above it all. Pedal leisurely to medieval towns. Soak up views of vineyards and windswept countryside. Slow down and find bliss on your bike in Provence.
- Pedal through a beautiful landscape of hilltop villages, green vineyards and fragrant orchards
- Savor classic Provençal specialties: goat cheese, olives, lavender sachets and herbes de Provence
- Discover the vibrant artist community of St-Rémy and admire the landscape that inspired van Gogh
- Experience Provençal life in renowned Gordes, ocher-hued Roussillon and beautiful Venasque
Day 1 Visit the ancient Roman Pont du Gard aqueduct, a World Heritage site | Bike across the Rhone River into Provence | Explore the vibrant artist community of St-Rémy, filled with fountains, gardens, cheery cafés and tree-lined boulevards.
Day 2 Pedal a peaceful route into the Alpilles, a world of windswept crags and cypress trees | Bike to Eygalières, a small terraced town | A multimedia exhibit celebrating some of the world's great artists awaits at Carrières de Lumières.
Day 3 Bienvenue to the Luberon! Ride through a lush green landscape to picturesque perched villages among dramatic limestone peaks | Admire the unique colors and character of Gordes and Roussillon | Oppède-le-Vieux, Ménerbes and Lacoste will seem delightfully familiar if you've read Peter Mayle's A Year in Provence.
Day 4 Marvel at the beauty of Gordes, a striking village perché | Pause at a café in Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, a postcard-perfect village | Savor the sunlight over the hills in Venasque, listed among the Most Beautiful Villages of France | Quiet roads lead through rolling fields of lavender and wheat into the foothills of Mont Ventoux, known as the Giant of Provence.
Days 5-6 Ride the stunning Gorges de la Nesque below spectacular Mont Ventoux on your way to Sault or test your cycling prowess on a climb up Ventoux | Meander through winding cobblestone streets for a taste of medieval Provence | Relish a final spin through the idyllic hamlets of the Vaucluse.
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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Private Trip Pricing
- 10 or more Guests: from $3,699 pp dbl occ
- 9 Guests: from $4,199 pp dbl occ
- 8 Guests: from $4,399 pp dbl occ
- 2-7 Guests: Give us a call or reach out here!
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