Riviera Together Tours

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2   N°2: TASTE OF PROVENCE

€90 per person
Possible tour time(s)

09:00 am to 05:30 pm

 

Description

The sensational azures of Provence are sure to lure you in with their beauty and "Taste of Provence" tour is the best way to immerse yourself in this wondrous region.

Drive through the world capital of Perfume Grasse, and take advantage of a free guided tour at the Fragonard perfumery, where you will learn the secrets about perfume making as well as hear all the beautiful stories about the French delicacy. The beautiful old town of Grasse owe its international fame to its long tradition of perfumers. Today most of the major perfumes, notably Channel N°5, have seen the light of day, and are still produced in Grasse.

For some stunning views which take in the whole of the Riviera then Gourdon is resplendent with magnificent vantage points, at a height of 2774 ft you can admire the French coast alongside a 9th century castle, notice the boutiques carved in the castles walls, where you will find all the locals products from our region.        Lunch as a option in a typical Provencal style restaurant (www.lataverneprovencale.com).

The picturesque panorama continues with a stop in a lavender field and the visit of Tourrettes sur loup, this town has a magical atmosphere which begs to be absorbed, you will never forget the charm and the beauty of this village. There is also a fantastic photo opportunity at the marvellous waterfall on the Loup Valley, while there try the local Tourrettes delicacy too of violet ice cream.

On the taste of Provence tour you will also see another side of St Paul de Vence, which has truly been the jewel of the Provence since the 11th Century. Built on its rocky outcrop and surrounded by its ramparts built during the 16th century on the orders of Francois 1st. The beauty of the surrounding area, quality of life and exceptional light has inspired numerous famous artist, painters, writers and poets. You will wander through picturesque narrows streets which are lined with more than 40 art galleries, souvenir shops as well a brilliant view of the Alps it comes as no surprise the town is a meeting point for artists from all over the world.





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Cities Covered

Saint Paul de Vence

TOURETTES SUR LOUP

GRASSE

GOURDON

Gourdon

St Paul la Colombe d'or

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