Lavender In Sault
Get into the heart of the famous Luberon area, enjoy visits of beautiful villages, set into deep provence countryside, gaze in the lavender fiels. This private tour in air conditioned minivan is suitable for 1 to 8 persons, adults as well as children.
After the pickup at your hotel or accomodation, start your journey in historic Provence by a visit of the following places :
FONTAINE DE VAUCLUSE
Admire this beautiful village by the river Sorgue, and walk up to its spring, the biggest of Europe, down the cliff.
ABBAYE DE SENANQUE
Photo stop at this majestic XIIth Century Abbey surrounded by lavender fields.
After the photo-stop at the 'belvedere', visit this famous hilltop village made of local dry stone, and walk in the provencal market on tuesday.
The enchantment of this Provencal village weaves its spell throughout the year, as the shades of ochre of the houses and the ground vary with the sunlight.
The provencal market on thursday adds even more colors. Free time for lunch.
Gaze in the lavender fields, fill your body of fresh lavender fragrance, take some pictures and have a look at a distillation operation during harvest.
In the middle of a bucolic landscape, isolated from civilisation, this quiet and wild village will slow down rush and cool the heat of the day. Free time for shopping, test a lavender ice cream or enjoy a drink on a panoramic terrace.
OPTION AND SUGGESTION :
ISLE SUR LA SORGUE
Enjoy a visit of the fabulous morning market on Sunday in Isle sur la Sorgue, known as the small “Provencal Venice” by the numerous channels of the river Sorgue all around the village, where you can see traditional provencal market and antics and second-hand market in a festival of noises, fragrances and local products.