Departing from Marseille, you will drive your 4x4 Jimny manual gearbox or automatic Beetle yourself in an exceptional location between sea and mountains, don't forget your driving license.
A guide will open the route with his 9-seat shuttle, you will follow him throughout the course.
You will be able to contemplate one of the most beautiful bays in the world (La Ciotat) and, via the crest road, the magnificent currants of cassis seen from above at 350 meters above sea level. Sublime views .
If the crests route is closed (strong winds), we could change the itinerary.
When we return, we will pass by the highest point in Marseille, Notre Dame De La Garde, where you can take photos.
We will adapt our schedules according to your departure and arrival time of the ship.
4 jeep cabrio and 4 Beetle cabriolet automatic for more conviviality. the indicated price is per car, from 1 to 4 people.
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Maximize your stopover in Marseille with the best panoramic tour to discover Aix en Provence, Marseille and Cassis.
Explore Aix en Provence with your private guide.
Discover Cassis and its superb panorama at the top of Cap Canaille.
Explore Marseille and visit Notre Dame de la Garde
Maximize your day in Provence and walk in the footsteps of Vincent Van Gogh in Provence.
This tour in the footsteps of Van Gogh takes you to Arles, Les Baux de Provence and Saint Remy de Provence.
Tour in air-conditioned vehicle with a professional guide. Your guide is a specialist in art, art history and Van Gogh.
Your guide will be with you for the duration of the tour and will do everything possible to offer you an unforgettable day.
Cruise the history-filled streets of Marseille during this fun and informative bus ride. If a sight catches your eye, then hop down and explore—you'll have unlimited opportunities to hop back on. Perfect for first-time visitors, the tour covers 25 different stops, from the Old Port to the castle that inspired The Count of Monte Cristo. Learn about each attraction with an onboard audio guide, available in 8 different languages.
This is a great day out for lovers of fine wine and the best food that Provence has to offer. Leaving Aix-en-Provence, heading north towards Château La Coste, the renowned vineyard where fine wine sits in harmony with art & architecture. We visit the vineyard and learn about the production here and have an opportunity to taste some of their best wine. Next we head to the Coteaux d’Aix & Ste Victoire wine region. Mount St Victoire, a symbol of Provence - the mountain rises over 1000 meters behind the rolling landscape and vineyards close to the historic Provençal village of Puyloubier. This is a visit of discovery coupled with visits to three local vineyards, with tastings.
We will also have lunch in a typical Provençale restaurant on a terrace in the village of Puyloubier.
Discover one of France’s most storied winemaking regions, and enjoy a luxurious day out, when you book this private tour of Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Following morning pickup at your area hotel, set off in a comfortable vehicle. During the day, you’ll visit three different wineries, where you’ll learn about the grape varietals that go into Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines, will discover the region’s history, and will enjoy tutored tastings. You’ll also visit a traditional bistro for lunch (own expense).
A hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour of Marseille is a great way to get a flavor of this beautiful french city steeped in history. Tour the Vieux-Port and soak up the charm of Marseille life with its many restaurants, fishermen's stalls and daily fish market.
Explore the pretty fishing port, Vallon des Auffes and stroll alongside small, brightly colored boats and numerous seashore cabins before wandering through the picturesque narrow streets. This unique, peaceful place sheltered by cliffs has inspired many poets, painters and writers.
Great for the savvy traveller, this pass also includes entry to the paid for exhibitions at MuCEM, a 21st century museum which is concerned with comparing all aspects of the cultures of the Mediterranean, with Europe and the other continents that border. Please visit to view "What's On".
And be sure you don't miss Chateau d'If, the castle that inspired scenes from Alexandre Dumas's novel The Count of Monte Cristo.
Avignon once centre of the Catholic world, today a magnificent urban landscape, overlooking the river Rhône & the Saint Bénezet Bridge - the famous Pont d’Avignon. Start with a visit to the Palais then a visit to the unique fresh food market - Les Halles to sample Provençal life before a short drive to the wine country of Châteauneuf du Pape; at the heart of a region full of history, culture & joie de vivre. A unique village where at it's summit the vestiges of the ruined château – wall, tower & lower hall built by the popes in the 14th century as a summer residence to escape the city heat of Avignon. It was the popes who planted the town's first vineyards. In the afternoon visit two different vineyards - first a winemaker with 8ha vineyard based exclusively on the appellation & second a 43ha family estate owned by five generations of wine-producers. Introducing you to the iconic wines established in 1880's where tradition is enhanced by modernism & excellence, with wine tasting too.
Discover the natural and historic sights of Provence on a private tour from Marseille. The tour itinerary and duration are based entirely on your interests and time constraints. Whatever you decide, enjoy comfortable end-to-end transportation with WiFi and luggage storage. Explore Côte d’Azur, Aix en Provence, Cassis, and more, as you inhale the region's iconic lavender. Additional sightseeing in Marseille can be arranged before return to your port or hotel.
See Provence’s major highlights, and tailor your itinerary to suit your interests, on this full-day, private tour. Don’t worry about logistics: meet your guide directly at your accommodation or port in the morning, and travel in a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan. Choose between several different itineraries: discover Avignon and the Luberon region; visit Arles and the rugged Alpilles; or venture to Marseille, Cassis, and Aix-en-Provence. As you go, learn more about the sights from your driver’s commentary.
Depending on your predilection, Château la Coste, north of Aix-en-Provence, is either an estimable winemaker with a sideline in contemporary art or a marvel of modern architecture with open-air gallery that happens to have a vineyard attached. Whatever the viewpoint Château La Coste is an exceptional discovery of art, architecture & fine wine. Wine tasting included. 'La Coste combines all the elements of the perfect French Art de Vivre - a unique artistic experience in an atmosphere of calm luxury. It's an atypical art estate in a protected environment. Strolling through see over thirty major art installations scattered throughout the domain amongst oak trees, hundred-year-old pines, vines & lavender fields. Enjoy the creations of architecture from - Tadao Ando, Jean Nouvel, Renzo Piano & Frank O.Geary. Artworks include Louise Bourgeois, Alexander Calder, Larry Neufeld, Ai Weiwei, Sean Scully, Andy Goldsworthy, Michael Stipe, Tom Shannon, Tracey Emin and Liam Gillick.
Maximize your day and enjoy the best tour in Provence with a professional guide.
Discover the most beautiful landscapes and the most beautiful villages of Provence aboard a comfortable vehicle.
Meet your private professional guide wherever you want in Provence.
Explore the heart of Provence and the villages of Lourmarin, Roussillon, Gordes, Senanque Abbey and the Lavender Museum with your guide-lecturer.
Your guide is at your disposal for the duration of the tour.
Tour summary - Marseille the Greeks & Romans to the 21st Century
Visit the oldest city in France, interesting angles and accents in this colourful Mediterranean port city - from Le Panier, the old town, la Vielle Charité, les terrasses du MuCEM and the gardens of Fort St Jean with its magnificent sea views. Discover 2,600 years history. This tour explores the entire area of the old port, revealing secrets on the way.
Wander & discover hidden streets life of Le Panier, the oldest part of the city, artisanal life, galleries & artists. Visit 17th century Vielle Charité, modernist MuCEM museum, ancient fort & gardens of St Jean, the Cathédrale St Marie Majeur & Hotel Dieu. Enjoy the exceptional views across the bay and the city of Marseille. Discover the old port area of Marseille and experience the changes inflicted on the city in the 19th & 20th centuries.
When your cruise ship docks in Marseille, see the best of Provence with ease on this private shore excursion. Spin by luxury minivan to top Provence attractions including Aix-en-Provence, the Calanques National Park, and Notre-Dame de la Garde Basilica. Stroll along sun-dappled streets as your guide shares details of Provence’s rich culture and history. Mingle with locals sipping pastis in the shade, and admire uninterrupted views over southern France’s coastline.
Les Baux de Provence clings precariously to an ancient rocky cliff. A fortified hilltop village one of the most visited in Provence & easy to understand its popularity, narrow cobbled streets, ancient houses run up to a ruined castle. Where the Baux family ruled from the 9th century 'til 1426 when it was integrated into Provence, subsequently became part of France in 1481. Later the people revolted against integration & Louis XI responded by dismantling the château. Our visit explores the village & château. Next to Carrières de Lumières, one time 19th century quarry Les Grand Fonds. In 2019 it exhibits works of Vincent Van Gogh spanning 7,000 m² of the Carrières. A visual & musical production retracing the intense life of the artist, who in the last years of his life, painted more than 2,000 works. Next visit nearby Saint Rémy de Provence. Village, surrounded by lush valleys, ancient streets lined with old houses and built on one of the oldest archeological sites in Europe.
A unique private wine tour in the scenic landscape of Mont Sainte Victoire inspiration for post impressionist artist Paul Cézanne, who painted many pictures of the mountain from 1880. We begin the tour exploring the old town of Aix-en-Provence seeking out some of the historic areas associated with Cézanne and a visit to discover the street markets and an abundance of local food produce. Provence considered some of the most natural in France, due to the drying effects of the Mistral wind & shallow rocky soils, formed by limestone & sandstone which produces high quality vines. Learn about the characteristics of the land whilst visiting the cellars of two different vineyards. Meet the winemakers, taste the wines - full-bodied reds, subtle elegant rosés & distinctive whites. In the middle of the day, lunch to sample local provençal cuisine - an exceptional day out sampling the delights of good food & wine and discovering the delights of Cézanne country in the heart of Provence.
Maximize your stopover in Marseille with the best panoramic tour to discover Aix en Provence and Paul Cézanne.
Explore Aix en Provence with your private guide.
Discover Cézanne and his superb workshop at the top of the city.
Explore the most beautiful sites where Cézanne painted at the foot of the Montagne Sainte Victoire.
Cassis pebbly beaches, calanques, limestone cliffs and driving the spectacular scenic Route des Crêtes along the clifftops to Cap Canaille. Cassis discovery - the magic begins to works its wonders when we leave Marseille climbing up over the steep hillsides & tiny roads taking us to the picturesque fishing village of Cassis. The road bends its way between vineyards & pine woods. The charm of Cassis shows itself as you explore little alleyways & squares edged with colourful fishermen's houses. Cassis marks everyone's mind as they discover the harbour for the first time, the boats & welcoming café terraces. The drive between Marseille and Cassis is a spectacular one. Following the clifftop road - Route des Crêtes to Cap Canaille, towering cliffs reach a height of 394 meters. This winding road connects La Ciotat to Cassis, offering spectacular views and an exceptional panorama over La Ciotat's bay & Ile Verte beyond. Ahead, the vast massif of the Calanques towers over the sea.
L'Isle sur la Sorgue, an ancient town surrounded by a moat of flowing water, dates from the 12th century when fishermen built huts on stilts above what was then a marsh. By the 18th century, canals lined with 70 giant wheels powered silk factories & paper mills, you'll see them as you walk around the town. Today L’Isle is the Venice of Provence, home to antiques villages housing over 300 dealers - a really great way to begin exploring the Vaucluse. Next Fontaine de Vaucluse where the largest natural spring in Europe wells up outside the village creates a fast flowing river running through the village dotted riverside cafés & shops. Next a drive into the Vaucluse to discover numerous tiny villages before visiting Avignon once centre of the Catholic world, left with an impressive legacy of ecclesiastical architecture, most notably World Heritage listed Palais des Papes that includes an array of impressive renaissance frescos. Avignon hosts the annual arts festival, the largest in France.
Explore the heart of Provence with your private professional guide.
Visit Saint Rémy de Provence with your guide and walk in the footsteps of Van Gogh exploring the Monastery of Saint Paul de Mausole where Van Gogh stayed and where he painted many paintings.
Visit the village of Les Baux de Provence, its medieval castle and its extraordinary painting exhibition in the Carrières de Lumières.
This tour starts wherever you are in Provence.
Full-day private tour of the breathtaking Gorge du Verdon & provençal village of Moustiers Sainte Marie. Moustiers sits at the base of a tall rocky cliff below Notre Dame de Beauvoir chapel sits perched higher on the cliff face behind the ruins of ancient walls. Moustiers is famous for creating beautiful, faïence ceramics. Then the deepest gorge in France, les Gorges du Verdon, one of the must-see natural wonders of central Provence. Breathtaking circular corniche that runs around the rim of the gorge - this route we drive enabling you to experience spectacular scenery, tiny villages and deep carved valleys dropping down to the river below. The Gorge du Verdon is one of France's finest natural sites. Our circuit starts Moustiers Sainte Marie, anti-clockwise - some 90km, stopping frequently to enjoy the spectacular view. Just before the Tunnels du Fayet & Balcons de la Mescla, cross over the high bridge to return the north side of the canyon back to Moustiers.
Discover the coast of Provence with this unique tour to Bandol, Le Castellet and Sanary sur Mer.
Spend your day between the clear blue sea and the vineyards hills of Provence.
Enjoy a private guided tour in Bandol and take the opportunity for a wine tasting of Bandol's best.
Drive across the vineyards to Le Castellet. Explore the village and learn about the history and traditions of Provence.
From Le Castellet you will arrive to Sanary sur Mer where your guide will invite you for a drive along the coast and a walking tour inside the picture perfect port.
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private tours from Marseille to Provence Area 3-8 hours in shore excursion through Marseille,aix en Provence And Cassis calanques for panoramic views of the Côte d’Azur from Cap Canaille. Explore the ancient seaside village of Cassis or enjoy a cruise to view the ‘fjords of the French Riviera’ before returning to Marseille to tour the city’s main sights like Notre-Dame de la Garde and the Abbey of St victor