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Small-Group Wine-Tasting Day Trip from Avignon
"Following a morning pickup from your hotel in Avignon meet your guide and hop aboard your air-conditioned minivan for the journey deep into the rolling hills of the Rhône Valley. The fertile sun-drenched soils around Avignon offer perfect conditions for growing grapes and wine has been produced in the region since Roman times. Stop at two different vineyards in the Châteauneuf-du-Pape winemaking territories and listen as your guide explains how grape varieties including Grenache Cinsault and Counoise flourish. Gain insight into the age-old winemaking techniques in operation and enjoy panoramic views from the cellars over the Rhône Valley’s castles and mansions — many of which date from the 17th and 18th centuries. Exp then sip the wine to identify them yourself. For tours on Monday and Thursday you'll visit two wineries. On any other day of the week enjoy one wine-tasting in a winery as well as a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage–listed Roman amphitheater in Orange. Built early in the 1st century AD
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Small Group Half-Day Pont du Gard and Roman Theater Tour with Wine Tasting from Avignon
"Meet your guide in the afternoon at 2:30pm in Avignon and let's go back in time to the 1st century by visiting two wonders of the ancient world : the famous aqueduct Pont du Gard and one of the most beautiful and best preserved Roman Theaters in the city of Orange.After exploring those two wonders you have the opportunity to finish your tour with a great wine tasting in the legendary Chateauneuf du Pape. There you will enrich you knowledge about wine production grapes varieties diversity of the soil and climate. You will learn how to truly taste and appreciate wine. At the end of your tour your guide will drop you off to your original departure place in Avignon."
From EUR75.00
 
Luberon Small-Group Guided Day Trip from Avignon
"Your first stop will be Fontaine de Vaucluse you will be charmed by the biggest French spring. Visit then the Lavender Museum where you will discover the specifities of the iconic flower of Provence.Next marvel at Senanque Abbey a jewel of the Romanesque art nestled in a lush greenery environment. Afterwards enjoy strolling through the streets of the spectacular hill-top village of Gordes where you can admire the play of warm light on the dry stone walls.Move on to Roussillon and observe all the different shades of the ochre by wandering along the Ochre Path and the coloured roads of the village. Have a walk then on the streets of
From EUR90.00

More Restaurants in Vaison-la-Romaine

Au petit bedon

The restaurant is situated at the Cours de Taulignan at which you will find several restaurants. The exterior is not so much different from other restaurants.The interior is original and creates a...
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Feb 21, 2009

Le Bateleur

You may not expect a restaurant of such quality in a small town like Vaison la Romaine.The exterior is not much different from the other restaurants either.However, once inside, the staff is doing...
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Josh82
Feb 21, 2009

Le Bateleur

How distressing to visit the Vaison-la-Romaine restaurant page and NOT find what was probably the best dining experience of our 10 days in France. Considering how many fantastic meals we enjoyed in...
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RockyDaniels
Mar 04, 2008

Le Sporting

They say "Le Sporting" is a very common name for a French restaurant. The food was okay and the atmosphere was very very relaxed, with waiters and guests ready to comment on almost anything that...
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egonwegh
May 24, 2005

Sporting Cafe

A bar with an outdoor cafe for drinks and coffee. They also serve light desserts and sandwiches.The staff was extremely friendly. They serve the smoothest most wonderful coffee I've ever had. Order...
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Aug 14, 2004

Taverne Alsacienne

Le restaurant La Taverne Alsacienne, situé au pied du Pont Romain, vous accueille dans une magnifique salle voûtée à caractère historique, pour vous faire découvrir ses nombreuses spécialités.Ouvert à...
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Jul 24, 2003
 
 
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Les Terrasses de Ninou

Quiet and secluded spot, with a marvelous view of the river Ouveze and the Roman bridge. We were the only visitors (early Sunday morning) and had some coffee there.
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Nov 11, 2011

Côtes du Rhône

Côtes du RhôneLe Tour des granges2001 rosé wineSCA La Vigneronne - 84110 Villedieu Buisson - France
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Jul 23, 2003

Top Hotels in Vaison-la-Romaine

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Rue de l'Eveche, Cite Medievale, Vaison-la-Romaine, 84110, France
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Quartier Chante Coucou - Le Crestet, Vaison-la-Romaine, 84110, France
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5 av. des Allies, Vaison-la-Romaine, 84820, France
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Chemin de l'Ioou, Le Brusquet, , Vaison-la-Romaine
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Les hauts de Vaison, Vaison-la-Romaine, 84110, France
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Niels et Laurence Christiansen, Haute-Ville, Vaison-la-Romaine, 84110, France
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Things to Do Near Vaison-la-Romaine

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Pont D'Avignon - Pont Saint Bénezet

The Pont St Bénézet, as the story goes, was inspired by a shepherd boy who said he was visited by angels who told him to build the bridge. The bridge, built in the 12th century, once spanned the...
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Rocher des Doms

With magnificent views of the Rhone River and countryside, the Rocher des Doms is a great place to escape from the clatter of Avignon. Lush gardens, pools, a children's playgrounds, and signs pointing...
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Cathedrale Notre-Dame-des-Doms

The cathedral was built in the 12th century, and underwent renovations in the 15th and 17th centuries. It was built on the Rocher des Doms and overlooks the Rhone valley. The bell tower is now crowned...
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Palais des Papes - Popes' Palace

During the warm weather months, there is a nightly production held at the Palais de Papes called Lumenesence. It is a telling of the story of Avignon through projected light and sound inside the...
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Place de l'Horloge

This is the long square in front of the Hotel de Ville, with terrace cafés along both sides and the "Belle Epoque" carrousel at the top end. During the summer this square is packed with people and...
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"Vaison La Romaine - More than just Roman Ruins"
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