Best of Provence in Three Days Tour

A three-day/two-night trip tour from Paris to Provence

Three Days In Provence from Paris:  See the Pont du Gard in Nimes, France.

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Spend Three Days in the Wonderful Provence Region

Explore the stunning lavender fields, historic towns, and picturesque countryside of Provence. From Avignon to Aix-en-Provence, this itinerary has it all. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience! Visit Avignon, the “Pope’s Palace”, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, the Pont du Gard and much more during your well-paced three days in Provence from Paris.

3 Days In Provence Tour

Price: $1,050 per person – Three star hotel, $1,175 per person – Four star hotel.

Departure Time: 10:00 a.m.

Duration: 3 days

Meeting Point: Tour meets at the Avignon TGV station.

Availability: Available for departure from Paris 7 days a week, itinerary will vary based on season.

Rail to/from Paris not included in price. 

The Best of Provence in 3 Days Tour Includes:

  • 2 nights hotel in Avignon (city taxes included).
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Day trips and transfers and transportation by minibus with English-speaking driver/guide
  • Dinner (without drinks) in Avignon
  • Entrance fees for scheduled activities
  • Lavender field viewing in June and July, itinerary will be adjusted accordingly

Not included: Lunch each day. Rail to/from Paris.

A supplement of $175 applies to single rooms and solo travelers.

Three Days in Provence Itinerary

Day 1: Avignon

Meet your driver at the Avignon rail station upon your arrival from Paris. From there you’ll be transferred to your hotel in charming Avignon.

Afternoon at leisure and a visit to the historic “Pope’s Palace” in Avignon (tickets included). Next, visit the Pont d’Avignon (audio-guide included).

A 3-course welcome dinner (drinks not included).

The "Pope's Palace" in Avignon.
The “Pope’s Palace” in Avignon.

Day 2: “Provence in a Day”

Breakfast at the hotel.

8:30 a.m. meet at the Tourist Office in Avignon for your day tour.

Pick up at your hotel. Enjoy a semi-private (8 people maximum) full-day tour to discover the most beautiful monuments and sites of Provence.

Highlights include:

  • Roussillon, officially a Most Beautiful Village in France, famous for its red and yellow ochre cliffs and unusual natural landscape.
  • Gordes, a perched village in Luberon, also a Most Beautiful Village, completely built with dry stones.
  • Visit of the Fontaine de Vaucluse, source of the river Sorgue.
  • Stop at the Roman ruins of Saint Rémy de Provence (Triumphal Arch and Funerary Monument), set among olive trees; this landscape was painted several times by Van Gogh.
  • Visit the Pont du Gard, the best-preserved part of a Roman aqueduct, as classified by UNESCO. Truly a breathtaking monument to Roman history.
  • Les Baux de Provence,  afternoon visit to this village set 245 meters high upon a rock.

7:00 a.m. Drop off back at the Tourist Office.

Dinner at a local restaurant in Avignon (drinks not included).

Day 3: Châteauneuf-du-Pape

9:00 a.m. meet at the Tourist Office in Avignon for your half-day tour to the vineyards in the Châteauneuf-du-Pape appellation. We will stop at two wineries for a visit and tasting (included).

Three Days In Provence: A Châteauneuf-du-Pape road sign in Provence, France.
A Châteauneuf-du-Pape road sign in Provence, France.

1:00 p.m. Drop off back at the Tourist Office in Avignon.

Back to hotel for your transfer to the Avignon TGV station for your train back to Paris.

Three Days In Provence Tour Map

Some of the highlights you’ll see on your tour: 1. Avignon, 2. Roussillon, 3. Gordes, 4. Saint Rémy de Provence, 5. Pont-du-Gard, 6. Châteauneuf-du-Pape.

More Information about this Tour

Link Paris will gladly book your round-trip rail from Paris to Provence. If not booking rail through Link Paris, please do not book your train tickets until instructed to do so by us. The exact train schedule and pick up time at the Avignon rail station will always be confirmed by our reservation department when booking. Special time schedules apply on bank holidays and Sundays.

Please enter the date you’d like to arrive in Avignon for day one of the tour.  Upgrade to the 5 star La Mirande hotel, once a Cardinal’s Palace, available upon request.

Custom Tours of Provence!

Contact us to book your perfect custom trip to Provence.  We are experts on the region, but more importantly – we love Provence.

Link Paris Reviews – What Others Say About Our Tours

Why we love Provence – The world has fallen in love with rose wine from Provence, but for me the area is all about the Roman and medieval history. There are so many hilltop villages, beautifully preserved with no power lines or cars, it’s really a trip back in time…and even farther back in time, bits of Roman roads, aqueducts and amphitheaters are all over the place. Not to mention truffles. – Laura