Provence day trip: cycling St Remy to Les Baux - Moderate
    • France - Provence
    • 1 day
    • Cycling
    • Guided
    • Monday to Sunday
    • English, French
      • Trip code : A1959

About the Provence day trip: cycling St Remy to Les Baux - Moderate

About the cycling guided day trip in St Remy de Provence

. Group rate for 4 persons ( contact us if less or more)
. E-Bike sup : 30 €uros /  person -  Contact us 

We begin our ride in the fabled town of Saint Rémy de Provence, renowned for its most famous visitor: Vincent Van Gogh. We cycle along the base of the Alpilles mountains, at the juncture where the chiseled limestone cliffs meet the vast olive groves that carped the plains.
Rounding the mountain counter-clockwise, we pass the sleepy villages of Saint Etienne and Fontvieille and enjoy an olive oil tasting on the way.  We then  reach the village of Maussane, surrounded by its silvery olive trees. From here we take seldom-used roads as we begin a climb through the heart of the Alpilles Mountains, reaching the perched medieval village of Les Baux de Provence, for breathtaking views.  
After a visit and lunch, we stop at for a wine tasting in a small family-run wine estate, before returning to Saint Rémy, completing our loop.

  • Loop Ride - St Remy > Les Baux > Maussane > St Remy 
    42km / 26 miles - Ascent: +250 m / Descent: -250 m
  • You meet your guide in the centre of Saint remy and start your cycling in Provence  
  • Depending on our pace, you will be back in Saint Remy and finished by 5 to 6 pm
  • E-Bike sup : 30 €uros /  person -  Contact us 

Highlights of the day trip

  • Cycling in Van Gogh's Provence 
  • Visit the perched medieval village of Les Baux de Provence
  • Ride through the vast olive groves of the charming village of Maussane
  • 1 picnic or restaurant lunch included
  • 1 wine tasting and 1 olive oil tasting included ( on opening days)
  • Optional : another unique experience at the Carrieres de lumiere, a former rock quarry
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Day trip info

  • This is a FIXED rate, from 1 to 4 participants maximum with 1 private guide
  • We confirm the private tour within 7 working days (subject to availability)
  • From Monday to Sunday

The ride

  • The total ride is 42 km,  and suitable for anyone used to regular physical exercise. There is one sustained climb of 3km to reach the village of Les Baux. 
  • There's the possibility of using E-bikes to make the riding easier (with supplement)

The program of the day 

  • Start of the day: 9AM in St Remy de Provence 
  • Loop cycling ride - St Remy > Les Baux de Provence > Maussane > St Remy 
    42km / 26 miles - Ascent: +250 m / Descent: -250 m
  • End of the day : around 5 to 6 PM in St remy de Provence

INCLUDED

  • 1 English and French-speaking cycling guide during the day tour
  • 1 Hybrid bike rental - helmet included
  • 1 lunch picnic or restaurant
  • 1 Wine tasting ( on opening days)
  • 1 Olive oil tasting ( on opening days)

NOT INCLUDED

  • E-Bike sup : 30 €uros /  person -  Contact us 
  • Your transfer to the start / end of the ride 
  • Drinks
  • Insurance
  • Entrance fees - Items of personal nature

DO NOT FORGET TO BRING -  You will need:

  • Comfortable gym clothes are sufficient or you can choose to wear bicycle-specific clothing (bib-shorts and a cycling jersey) 
  • Rain/wind jacket in case of bad weather or Mistral wind, that can be stored in your saddle bag (recommended)
  • Running shoes for flat pedals
  • A small comfortable-collapsable backpack
  • Sun hat, sun protection (hat, sun cream)
  • Bottle of water

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    Provence day trip: cycling St Remy to Les Baux - Moderate
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        • Group rates
      • 1 day
    Total 700€
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