About the trip in Provence
Your Provence walking holiday: This tour combines a CYCLING & WALKING trip. You explore the most famous parts of Provence taking in Van Gogh's Alpilles mountains and some of the best Luberon walks, passing through scenery painted by Van Gogh as well as beautiful hilltop villages.
During this Provence walking and cycling trip, you will follow in Van Gogh’s footsteps from St remy into the Alpilles landscapes of olive groves to the spectacular perched village of Les Baux, through plains dotted with cypress and old stone farmhouses . You carry on all the way to the Luberon that inspired Peter Mayle’s "A Year in Provence".
You continue onwards to the Luberon Mountains: An endless discovery of medieval villages set atop their rocky perches - such as Bonnieux -its tight gorges and forest paths that lead you from one magnificent perched medieval village to the next. Your journey will take you through the most famed villages of Provence. You will end your trip in the town of Isle sur la Sorgue, with its antiques, Venice-like canals and famous Sunday morning market !
The ideal trip, off the beaten tracks and paths, for fantastic hiking in Provence combined with an authentic Provence cycling tour.