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Images of Provence & the Côte d’Azur

Trip Length

Trip Code

7 days PEPC

Minimum Passengers

4 people

Maximum Passengers

16 people
Minimum Age
15

Countries Visited

France

Start City

End City

Villefranche sur Mer Arles
Images of Provence & the Côte d’Azur

Chic elegance and lofty living ooze out of villages along the Côte d’Azur. This is your chance to stroll the hidden trails between villages and follow in the footpath of Cézanne and Van Gogh as they captured this beautiful region on canvas.

Images of Provence & the Côte d’Azur


Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1: Villefranche-sur-Mer

Meals included: 1 dinner

Accommodation: Hotel Provencal or similar, Villefranche Sur Mer

Activities:

Day 2: St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat - Villefranche-sur-Mer

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch

Accommodation: Hotel Provencal or similar, Villefranche Sur Mer

Activities:

Day 3: Menton - St Agnes - Gorbio - Villefranche-sur-Mer

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch

Accommodation: Hotel Provencal or similar, Villefranche Sur Mer

Activities:

Day 4: Nice - Aix-en-Provence

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 dinner

Accommodation: Hotel Saint Christophe or similar, Aix En Provence

Activities:

Day 5: Lac Zola - Aix-en-Provence

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Accommodation: Hotel Saint Christophe or similar, Aix En Provence

Activities:

Day 6: Les Baux de Provence - Arles

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner

Accommodation: Hotel Du Musée or similar, Arles

Activities:

Day 7: Arles

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Activities:


Your Trip

What to know

This trip can be enjoyed by just about anyone with a reasonable level of fitness.

What's Included

Peregrine tour leader, transport, sightseeing and entrance fees.

Summary of accommodation, transport & meals

Transport

Accommodation

Meals

Meals

Breakfast is included daily and is a continental style breakfast which usually includes bread, spreads, tea, coffee & juices. The breakfast can vary from one hotel to the next.

The three lunches included are picnic lunches which are prepared by the tour leader.


For meals not included you should allow between €20-€25 for a full menu including house wine; with €5 you can buy a packed lunch, with €10-15 will buy you a simple lunch in a restaurant. In addition you should allow for drinks and any personal shopping.

Not Included

International flights, arrival and departure transfers, departure taxes, visas, insurance, other meals, drinks, optional additional tours or activities during free time, tips and items of a personal nature.

Optional Extras

We have chosen some great optional activities to enhance your travel experience. You will need to cover any additional costs yourself. For group trips, speak to your leader if you are interested in any of the following:


What to know

Vaccinations

Vaccinations may be required for this trip. Please talk to your doctor about the up-to-date information for this region.  We're travel experts, not doctors and defer to the medicos when it comes to inoculations.

Visas and Permits

Please ensure that you have all required visas for your trip – this is your responsibility. Rules and regulations governing the issuance of visas are constantly changing, and vary for different nationalities and you should check visa requirements with your travel agent or relevant consular authority well before travel.

France
Visas are currently not required for Australian, New Zealand, US, Canadian or UK/EU passport holders wishing to visit France.

Insurance

You are required to have travel insurance before heading off on a Peregrine trip. Insurance can be organised by your Peregrine representative or your travel agent.

Responsible Travel

Our Responsible Travel ethos is at the heart of everything we do, from getting the basics right like respecting local cultures and the environment, to initiating projects that make positive contributions to communities, to our staff’s fundraising efforts and offsetting our carbon emissions.
Please visit our Responsible Travel (http://www.peregrineadventures.com/rt) page for more information.

Customs and Culture

Our Pre Departure Information or Travel Dossier (provided upon booking a trip) provides tips on how you can show respect for the local customs and culture in the country you are travelling in. Your leader will also help steer you though the complexities of local cultural norms.

Pre Departure Information
The information listed above is a brief description of some things you may need to consider when booking a trip. Once a tour is booked you will be provided with a link to your Travel Dossier which will contain detailed Pre Departure information.

Further Reading

France

A Year In Provence Peter Mayle Toujours Provence Peter Mayle The Olive Farm Carol Drinkwater Lazy Days Out In the Loire Philippe Barbour Burgundy: Touring wine country-Hubrecht Duijker Dordogne Adventures-Eric Line Five Quarters of the Orange-Joanne Harris Walks & climbs in the Pyrenees-Kev Reynolds And God Created the French-Louis-Bernard Robitaille


Important Information

Local Emergency Contacts Walk Inn Provence 0033 (0)4 86 65 80 23 (Office hours Mon-Fri 09:30-17:30)/ 0033 (0)6 64 48 89 15

About this Information

The information provided here is given in good faith and has been compiled with all reasonable care. However, things change and some of the information may become out of date. Please keep this in mind when you read it and check with us if you want to be sure about something. The document was correct at time of printing, but you can check online for the most up to date version.  If you have any queries, please contact your travel agent or our staff in Australia. We are here to help you!

Last Updated

18 March 2014


General Contact Details

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