Provence to the French Riviera Walking & Hiking Tour

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From $6,999 - $7,649 /person

6 days

5 nights

Activity Levels 2-4

We categorize our trips based on a range of activity levels from leisurely (1) to avid (5) with plenty of options in between.

Premiere Hotels

Premiere Hotels - From lavish luxury to on-trend boutique, offering experiences as unique as the regions we explore.

Casual Plus Hotels - A step above Casual but not quite Premiere.

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Provence to the French Riviera Walking & Hiking Tour

Small Group Adventures for:

Couples, Friends & Solos Adults 18+

Women's Adventures Women 18+

Families with Young Adults 20s & Beyond Best for ages 20+ (min. age 18)

Families with Older Teens & 20s Best for ages 17-23 (min. age 14)

Families with Teens & Kids Best for ages 9-17 (min. age 4)

6 days

5 nights

Activity Levels 2-4

We categorize our trips based on a range of activity levels from leisurely (1) to avid (5) with plenty of options in between.

Premiere Hotels

Premiere Hotels - From lavish luxury to on-trend boutique, offering experiences as unique as the regions we explore.

Casual Plus Hotels - A step above Casual but not quite Premiere.

Casual Hotels - Known for their character, charm and proximity to outdoor adventures and Backroads activities.

Small Luxury Ships - Unpack once and cover more distance on an intimate ship with spacious staterooms and superb amenities.

2024: Jun, Sep 2025: Apr-Jun, Aug-Sep

From $6,999 - $7,649 /person

Provençal Splendor & Exquisite Seascapes from Aix to St-Tropez

Beauty may be what first brought pleasure-seekers to this rocky shore, but southern France is something you indulge in with all your senses. The song of the cicadas. The scent of lavender farms. The beating sun of the trail, broken by a plunge into a sea cove. Or maybe by the first juicy bite of a cool apricot. Wild Provence. The chic Riviera. From beginning to end, it’s a feast.

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Highlights

  • Experience the full palette of southern France, from Provence’s rocky sage-covered hillsides to the Riviera’s pristine waters and glitzy beaches
  • Bask in the warm Provençale light that has inspired artists from Matisse to van Gogh and hike on the pastoral slopes of Cézanne's Mont Sainte-Victoire
  • Stroll the romantic alleyways and shady avenues of Aix-en-Provence, whose ancient stones set the stage for a bright, inviting city buzzing with artistic energy
  • Luxuriate in three uniquely fabulous hotels, from the exclusive hideaway of a Provençal villa to a cliffside perch above the Mediterranean and an in-house restaurant with Michelin stars
Provence to the French Riviera Walking & Hiking Tour map

France

Start Aix-en-Provence

End Nice

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Itinerary

Day 1

Description

Kick off your trip in dreamy Aix-en-Provence, a magical city where the sounds of cicadas and church bells echo from façades of carved yellow stone and drift between the plane trees • Hike old shepherds’ paths through the rugged hills and catch views over a tranquil reservoir • Beat the heat poolside in the sumptuous luxury of Relais & Châteaux member Villa Gallici • Marvel at the imposing massif of Mont Sainte-Victoire, which has been painted by the likes of Cézanne and Picasso.

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Villa Gallici

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Night 1

Villa Gallici
Aix-en-Provence
Premiere Hotel

Situated just steps from the town center of Aix-en-Provence, this elegant 18th-century former residence is beautifully adorned with period antiques and objets d'art. A Relais & Châteaux member. (pool, spa)

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

Days 2-3

Description

The charming town of Cassis welcomes us to the coast with its unique calanques, narrow coves where crystalline water laps at the cliffs • Steep hillside vineyards are bathed by sea breezes, framing the views on a coastal hike • Get up close and personal with the calanques on a boat ride to secluded swimming spots • Dine on the catch of the day paired with delicious local wines.

Accommodations

Nights 2-3

Les Roches Blanches
Cassis
Premiere Hotel

This glamorous villa perches above the Mediterranean, with grounds shaded by Roman pines and a swimming pool carved into the rocks just above the spray of the waves. (pool, spa)

Hotels may vary based on departure. Any variations will be displayed when selecting a departure under Dates & Prices.

Days 4-6

Description

Hike from one hilltop village to the next as we head east into the heart of the Riviera • Grab a bite to eat in the hidden lanes of Ramatuelle, one of the Plus Beaux (Most Beautiful) Villages of France • Watch old-timers play pétanque in Saint-Tropez, where ancient traditions coexist with the glitz of the modern jet set • Lighthouses and sandy beaches await as we explore the stunning Tropézienne coast on foot • We celebrate our week together with a scrumptious meal and one last morning stroll by the sea.

Accommodations

Nights 4-5

Althoff Hôtel Villa Belrose
Gassin
Premiere Hotel

Airy and elegant, this gorgeous property features a terraced patio and overlooks St-Tropez and the Mediterranean coastline. (pool, spa)

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World-Class Hotels

Our hand-selected Premiere hotels offer exceptional hospitality and experiences as special as the regions we explore.

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Night 1

Villa Gallici
Aix-en-Provence

Premiere Hotel

Situated just steps from the town center of Aix-en-Provence, this elegant 18th-century former residence is beautifully adorned with period antiques and objets d'art. A Relais & Châteaux member. (pool, spa)

Nights 2-3

Les Roches Blanches
Cassis

Premiere Hotel

This glamorous villa perches above the Mediterranean, with grounds shaded by Roman pines and a swimming pool carved into the rocks just above the spray of the waves. (pool, spa)

Nights 4-5

Althoff Hôtel Villa Belrose
Gassin

Premiere Hotel

Airy and elegant, this gorgeous property features a terraced patio and overlooks St-Tropez and the Mediterranean coastline. (pool, spa)

From $6,999 - $7,649 /person

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