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From Avignon: Half-Day Camargue and Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

1. From Avignon: Half-Day Camargue and Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

Depart Avignon and embark on a half-day tour of the beautiful wetlands and other landscapes of the Camargue by air-conditioned minivan. See wild horses and different bird species in their natural habitat, and learn more about the region from your driver/guide. Hear all about the local culture of the Roma people and get the chance to have your fortune read. Pass the historic city of Arles and see the wild horses and bulls unique to the region roaming freely as you make your way to the coastal town of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer. Get some free time to explore the town center and soak up its charms. Use the time to look inside the Romanesque fortress-church and follow in the footsteps of the pilgrims who gather yearly for a religious festival in honor of Saint Sarah.

From Arles: Alpilles Regional Park Provence 4x4 Safari

2. From Arles: Alpilles Regional Park Provence 4x4 Safari

After getting picked up from the meeting point in Arles, climb into an all-terrain 4x4 vehicle and set off into the heart of the Alpilles Regional Park, a small range of low mountains in Provence. As you drive, admire Roman ruins, vines, and olive trees spread out as far as the eye can see.  Pass through the picturesque villages of Saint Remy and Baux de Provence, where you will make a 30-minute stop to explore on foot. Stroll through this prestigious historic settlement which offers extraordinary views over the surrounding countryside. Next, visit an olive mill and savor delicious local oils. Your guide, motivated by their passion for provençal culture will unveil the hidden secrets of the region.

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Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 14 reviews

Fabulous afternoon

Jean-louis was wonderful and gave us a lovely tour the time we needed to see Les beaux end province and Les carrières des lumières. Fabulous.

Great. We had an exceptional guide Jeannot.... Thank you for everything Jeannot for making us discover your magnificent region.

A wonderful afternoon led by Jean who communicated to us the love of his region with immense kindness.

Recommended safari for a real discovery of the region with a guide who knows the area perfectly.

Very interesting educational tour with a good storyteller.