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Casper S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2015

Great!

Olivia Z

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2014

Great trip to wonderful places. We managed to see a lot in a half a day. The only disadvantage was that we could not stop for 5 minutes to take a picture in the lavender fields (I would prefer to cut time in other places). Overall - a good experience and I would recommend to all

Barb USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2013

Wonderful day and wonderful, knowledgeable tour guide. What a lovely tour this is and I highly recommend it. Definitely worth the price.

Paul S USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2013

The travel guide, Marion, made this a treat. There's a lavender museum where you see distillation design through history, but the best reason for going is the amazing natural and architectural beauty of Rouissilon, with its red cliffs set against green landscape

Sharon Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
November 2012

This was a great tour. Very friendly, relaxed guide who knew her stuff and made the trip enjoyable. The two towns we visited were delightful and it was great to have time to wander around them on our own. While the lavender farm wasn't flowering the museum was way more interesting than I expected.

TONY A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2012

Guide was excellent, extremely knowledgable, sincere - I would highly recommend this tour again.

Frank

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2012

EXCELLENT!!

andys

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2012

A lovely half day trip with our guide whose English commentary was informative and clear and communicated with a sense of fun. She engaged with all 8 travellers from UK, Belgium, China, Australia and New Zealand. We were 2 weeks too early to see lavender in bloom but the Lavender museum was interesting. The villages of Rousillon and Gordes were delightful and as picturesque as advertised. We had a 45 minutes in each to explore. An excellent trip.

Ying-Chi F United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2008

The driver is excellent!!

Kelly S

4 star rating: Recommended
August 2015

Tour was very good. Carole was an excellent guide with very good English and knowledge of local area. Roussillon and Gordes were unbelievably beautiful however it would have been better to have had more time in these villages - especially Gordes as the market was on - and not have visited the museum. Unfortunately there was also no lavender in bloom. It would be great if there was more up to date information about the lavender before booking tours that specify the opportunity to see lavender - saying this, the towns/villages were so beautiful the lavender would have only been a bonus!

bluebellpepper

4 star rating: Recommended
July 2015

Excellent service by Melanie from Provence Reservation. Understanding, helpful, friendly and informative. I would have given 5 stars if the company could arrange this half day tour to be slightly longer for another 15-30 minutes to go to lavender field. After all, that's what lavender tour is about.

Deborah R

4 star rating: Recommended
July 2013

It was lovely trip and the tour guide did everything she could to expose us to the natural beauty of the area.
If you are looking for a tour that provides you with a brief yet impactful overview of Avignon as well as scenery that offers optimium backdrops for memorable pictures then this is the tour to take.

Chi Chiu L Hong Kong

4 star rating: Recommended
August 2012

Unluckily, we have no chance to see the Lavender field as it is too late....but the guide is very helpful to bring us a wonderful memory.

Stella

4 star rating: Recommended
July 2011

The tour guide was lovely and very professional. More time would have been nice in some of the places but otherwise a great tour. I loved the local market.

Ee Him O Singapore

4 star rating: Recommended
May 2011

Highly recommended as this is a very relaxing country side tour. You will know more about how Lavender is grow and harvest.

Saif Ur R

3 star rating: Worth doing
August 2015

Nice trip, we had been given enough time to visit places. It was more of villages trip as in August, there are no lavender fields to see. Moreover, tour guide was very nice and cheerful. good value of money.

David R W

3 star rating: Worth doing
June 2015

The village of Roussillon is fantastic, lots of mediaeval buildings. We would have really loved to have more time there.
The village of Gordes was also great, and we would have loved more time there too especially as the wqeekly market was operating that day.
The tour of the Lavender Museum was interesting, but too long - better to allocate more time to Roussillon and Gordes and cut back on the time allocated to the lavender museum.

Sue R

3 star rating: Worth doing
October 2011

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Day was very nice however we did not go to all three towns, as advertised.

Kevin B

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better
August 2016

This half day trip was booked for friday 22nd July 2016 my 54th birthday, and my first full day in the Provence countryside.
My wife and I had paid 102 for this ½ day and we were met by driver Marc as arranged at our hotel we shared this excursion with a couple from Quebec in Canada who like us had eager expectations of seeing some Lavender fields.
Driver Marc who coincidentally shared his birthday with me took us first to the Lavander Museum
in Cousetellet where he made arrangements for our small group to have a leisurely look there at the end of the trip. Little did we realise that the only Lavender we would get to photograph would be the displays in the fields right by the museum. It seemed that even by 22nd July the vast majority had been harvested and it was apparently not worth our while to drive to either Sault or the Abbey of Senanque.
Marc did a great job of highlighting the very pretty villages of Gordes and Roussillon, though it was slightly disappointing that there wasnt enough time to do the Ochre Sentier or footpath. In addition, we drove straight past a lavender field just outside Roussillon, and also enjoyed a fleeting glimpse of the sunflower fields sadly there was nowhere to stop for pictures.
We did thoroughly enjoy the bright vivid colours of Roussillon, but having paid 102 and expected to see fields of lavender our memories will always be tinged with disappointment discounts should be offered or the trip should be marketed differently once lavender has been harvested.

Estrella I

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better
September 2015

The whole exercise was to visit the lavender fields. I think if the lavender field were already harvested you should have informed us so we could decide if we still wanted the tour. Was very disappointed.

Carol C

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better
June 2013

It was a pleasant trip overall but we expected the tour guide would have dropped us around some lavender field and let us hang around the field for some time and take pictures. She only drove around them instead. She spoke French too much and only translated to us in very brief English.

Anonymous

2 star rating: It was OK, but could have been better
August 2008

It was too much in a rush. Would be better if we could visit fewer villages and spend more time in each.

Claire M

1 star rating: I do not recommend this
June 2016

I would like to have seen more lavender and had less time in the villages. I think I speak for our group when I say I was disappointed not to be able to spend time in the lavender fields - we had literally five minutes!

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