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Cycle Provence

From £1410 for 8 days
Trip Overview
Wind your way past neat rows of vineyards, beneath towering aqueducts and through forests on this active cycling adventure through Provence. This journey through Southern France is an idyllic blend of scenic trail riding, historical sights and wine tasting. Visit the serene gardens of St Remy to see where Vincent van Gogh created his famous works. Savour regional red wines at a vineyard outside Avignon. Walk the cobbled streets of Les Baux and marvel at the stunning views from atop its limestone cliffs.
Essential Info
Starts: Avignon
Ends: Arles
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Cycling
Trip Code: IAMXC
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: France
What's Included

Meals

7 Breakfasts included

Transport

Bicycle (e-bike option available,subject to availability),Support vehicle

Accommodation

Hotel (7 nights)

Trip Highlights

•   Cycle through the same landscapes that inspired some of Vincent van Gogh's greatest masterpieces

•   Encounter rich Roman history and architecture in the historic towns of Arles and Orange

•   Stop in at famous vineyards outside Avignon and savour iconic French wines

•   Pass by fragrant fields of lavender en route to the spectacular three-tiered city of Pont du Gard

•   Search for wild white horses outside Camargue as you cycle to the Mediterranean Sea

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 11th Apr 2020
Returning: 18th Apr 2020
£1,440pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 16th May 2020
Returning: 23rd May 2020
£1,440pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 13th Jun 2020
Returning: 20th Jun 2020
£1,440pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 11th Jul 2020
Returning: 18th Jul 2020
£1,410pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 25th Jul 2020
Returning: 1st Aug 2020
£1,410pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 15th Aug 2020
Returning: 22nd Aug 2020
£1,440pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 29th Aug 2020
Returning: 5th Sep 2020
£1,440pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 12th Sep 2020
Returning: 19th Sep 2020
£1,440pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 26th Sep 2020
Returning: 3rd Oct 2020
£1,440pp
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Availability: Good
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5 days cycling
Day 2

Distance: 32 kms / 20 miles

Day 3

Distance: 70 kms / 44 miles

Day 4

Distance: 68 kms / 42 miles

Day 6

Distance: 50 kms / 31 miles

Day 7

Distance: 41 kms / 25 miles

Itinerary & Notes
Welcome to Avignon! Today is arrival day. There are no activities planned for today except for a welcome meeting at 6 pm. Your leader will be collecting insurance and next of kin details at this meeting, so please make sure you arrange a flight that will deliver you in time. If arriving early, perhaps pay a visit to the historic Palais des Papes and the Pont d’Avignon, or simply take some time to explore the leafy streets of this French city.  Riding distance: none
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