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From Nice: Provence and its Medieval Villages Full-Day Tour

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Embark on a full-day guided tour from Nice and discover the authenticity and charm of the medieval villages of Provence. Explore and enjoy breathtaking landscapes and picturesque villages.

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Highlights

  • Learn the secrets of perfume making at Fragonard
  • Enjoy the picture-postcard scenery of the Village of Violets
  • Discover artistic St Paul de Vence, the jewel of Provence
  • Stroll through charming medieval streets

Description

Start at Grasse, a city of perfumes since the 17th century, today the world capital of perfumery. It is also called the 'capital of flowers and perfumes'. It is a typical city of Provence. You are offered a visit of the old town or Fragonard perfumery. Then continue onto Gourdon, where you will be able to stroll around the beautiful medieval village and admire a breathtaking landscape from the top of this fortified little town. On the way, admire the very picturesque waterfalls of the Saut du Loup with emerald colored pools. Then, Tourrettes-sur-Loup, a charming medieval village that is called the 'City of Violets.” On its streets, you will find the workshops of ceramists, painters, sculptors, leather craftsmen, and weavers. To complete the tour, visit one of the best-preserved fortified villages in the South of France, namely St. Paul de Vence. There, walking through the narrow winding streets, vaulted alleyways, and arcades, you will be transported back into the Middles Ages.

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle Professional guide Fragonard Perfume Factory guided visit Shared or private tour (depending on the option selected)

Important Information

  • Infant seats are available on request A minimum 4 people per booking is required (in case of shared tour). If the minimum number of participants is not reached, the tour is subject to rescheduling or cancellation The tour is also subject to cancellation in the event of logistical/mechanical issues outside the activity provider's control or sick staff (please have a time slot ready the next day if possible)

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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