Take in the stunning French countryside on a half-day tour of Provence’s lavender fields from Avignon. In a small group, wind through undulating hills and fragrant seas of lavender, stop in the charming village of Sault to peruse local soaps, flowers, essential oils, and honey. Visit a lavender producer and discover the fascinating distillation process and learn the benefits of lavender essential oil. You will also enjoy multiple photo stops throughout Sault and the surrounding lavender fields.
Provence villages and lavender fields tour from Avignon
Drive through Provence’s blooming lavender fields and stop for photos
Browse the fragrant lavender shops in Sault
Small-group tour limited to eight people ensures a more personalized experience
Your morning or afternoon small-group tour begins with pickup from central Avignon. Take a seat in the comfortable minivan and admire the scenery as you traverse the Provençal countryside, laced with fields of lavender. Your guide will make frequent stops, giving you plenty of opportunities to take photos.
Enjoy free time in the village of Sault, wander the town on foot and browse the lavender shops full of flowers, fragrant essential oils, and local honey.
Then, visit a lavender producer and learn about the harvesting and distillation process of the ubiquitous flower, and how to use lavender oil to maximize its benefits.
Finally, enjoy more photo stops as you journey through Sault surrounded by lavender fields.
Your tour ends when you return to Avignon by early afternoon or evening, depending on start time.
Please note: This tour is seasonal and runs from June to August only.