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  Provence, Mont Ventoux & Luberon  
Cycling, Avignon, Vaison-la-Romaine, Fontaine de Vaucluse, Luberon.

 

Provence Cycling Tour (6 to 9 days) with bags transfer.

  • "Active" bike tours (50-70 kms daily).

  • Superior packages in *** hotels.

Active holiday cycling tours of  6 - 9 days in *** hotels and B&B's (CH)

Packages Stages Prices

  • Optional:  extra nights in any of the hotels of the package for a restday or an extra loop.
  • You can start this tour any day of the week between March 15th and October 24th.
  • Important group discounts for parties of  3 persons to 8 persons.
  • Start in Avignon.
  • Selfguided "Active" bike tours (50-70 kms daily). (A light plus tour is available too, click here)
  • Superior *** hotel packages starting in Avignon.

  • Not included: Lunches.
  • Not included in basic rate: Bike rental.
  • We offer this cycling trip with a wineries program too.

Find here some pictures of the scenery

The Mont Ventoux in Vaucluse and Drome departments will be your campanion all along your trip. This huge mountain hides splendid places. Provencal villages as well as beautiful nature. This cycling tour is medium or heavy if you would choose to climb the Mont Ventoux. Les Dentelles de MontmirailAvignon the cultural center of Provence, (street)theatre, music, a place of and for artists. Vaison-la- Romaine (60,000 Romans lived there 2000 years ago as you will see by yourself). Vaison has a medieval old city and famous market on tuesday morning. You be cycling through Cote du Rhone Villages-wineyards all along your trip north of the Mont Ventoux. You will cycle the canyon of the Gorges de la Nesque at the Southern side of the Mont Ventoux. You'll visit Abbaye de Senanque. On last day you will bike to the Luberon and see the famous surging river Fontaine de Vaucluse where Petrarca  wrote his poems.

Extension with a stage into the Luberon in the 8 days trip.

The track and the stages.


The 6 day tours can be a light tour, the 7, 8 & 9 day tours are "active' or "sporty" tours.
Shower/bath in room (en suite).

Starting days : any day of the week from April till November.


There is a direct coach from the airport Martignane to Cavaillon and Avignon.
Starting place: Avignon. But if you prefer to avoid city bustle of Avignon you can also start in Cavaillon.
In Avignon you'll stay in a B&B hotel.

If you rent a bike, cycling starts on day 2 from Cavaillon.

For all details on this "superior" package click here.

 

Two "plus" or luxury alternatives of this bike tour:

 

B15-Plus, active package: ** & *** hotel accomm. : all details B15

 

B17-Plus, light package: ** & *** hotel accomm. : all details B17

 

B15-Luxury, active package: *** & **** hotel accomm. : all details B15

A summary of all our tours in Provence

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Packages Stages Prices


Superior Cycling Tours Provence, Luberon & Mont Ventoux
 
B15  superior arrangement
Basic rate p.p. in double room, one large bed; bags transfer included.
 2018 B&B Dinners Lunches Basis rate
p.p.
double room
Supplement
July-Aug.
p.p.
Supplement
single
room
Solo
all-in
Bike rental
 5 days  4  4  0  € 646  € 0  € 216  € 1086  € 52
 6 days  5  4  0  € 737  € 3  € 264  € 1246  € 67
 7 days  6  5  0  € 893  € 13  € 322  € 1513  € 82

 

EXTRA OVERNACHTINGEN B&B Dinner Lunch Basis rate
p.p.
double room
Supplement
July-Aug.
p.p.
Supplement
single
room
Route notes and map Bike rental
Ménerbes *** pool  ja  nee  nee  € 74  € 0  € 49  Included  € 16
Vaison-la-Romaine *** pool  ja  ja  nee  € 114  € 0  € 71  Included  € 16
Buis-les-Baronnies *** les Arcades pool  ja  nee  nee  € 60  € 5  € 47  Included  € 16
Aurel **  ja  ja  nee  € 68  € 0  € 40  Included  € 16
Bédoin *** pool  ja  ja  nee  € 94  € 10  € 56  Included  € 16
 

 


Included:  all luggage transfers. Transfer to Cavaillon included. (Bike rental in Cavaillon not included). 
Start and end in Avignon. Starting day: any day of the week.
Not included in basic rate: Dinners in Avignon, Venasque, Nyons and Saignon, (restaurants around the corner ar at the hotel). Not included: lunches,  beverages, bike rental.
Price of lunches (take away picknicks) :  10-15 EURO.

Discount p.p. for groups and families
See terms and conditions of group discounts

Parties of  3 persons :   8 % p.p.
Parties of  4 persons : 11 % p.p.
Parties of  5 persons : 14 % p.p.
Parties of  6 persons : 15 % p.p.
Parties of  7 persons : 17 % p.p.
Parties of  8 persons : 18 % p.p.

   
 
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Packages Stages Prices

Stages

B15 Stages of the superior packages B15
6d
B15
7d
B15
8d
Ménerbes *** pool day 1 day 1 day 1
Vaison-la-Romaine *** day 2 day 2 day 2
Nyons *** / Buis-les-Baronnies   day 3 day 3
Aurel **
Via Montbrun at the Northern side of the Mont Ventoux
day 3 day 4 day 4
Bedoin ***
Cycling on Côtes du Mont Ventoux vineyards to Bedoin.
    day 5
Ménerbes *** pool day 4 day 5 day 6
Leave after breakfast day 5 day 6 day 7


Packages Stages Prices

Track details (first distances are minimum distances, second is optional)

Stages Daily distances Elevation gains Hotels Superior
Packages
Arrival in Ménerbes 0 km 0 m ***  Dinner, B&B
Ménerbes
Cycling Ménerbes to Vaison-la-Romaine 77 km
84 km
-100m +100m
-300m +300m
*** hotel
Vaison-la-Romaine / pool
Cycling Vaison-la-Romaine via Montbrun at the Northern side of the Mont Ventoux cycling to Aurel (active tour) 43 km
85 km
+600m -600m
+645m -645m
** hotel
Aurel
Cycling on Côtes du Mont Ventoux vineyards from Aurel to Bédoin. 52 km
 
+258m -280m
 
***  hotel
Bedoin
Cycling from Bédoin via Fontaine de Vaucluse back to Ménerbes. 40 km
57 km
73 km
-80m
+280m -350m
+280m -350m
***  Dinner, B&B
Ménerbes
Leave after breakfast     Leave after breakfast




 

Les Baronnies and Mont  Ventoux

Pays de Sault near Aurel


Train & Bus  From Marseille Airport to Luberon and Avignon in Provence
  • Take the shuttle bus to SNCF railway station of Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille.
    Bus leaves every 20 minutes and it takes 5 minutes to arrive.
  • Here take a train ticket to Avignon or Cavaillon.
    On all days of the week you'll have 4 opportunities between 12:00 and 20:00 to go to Avignon
    (in 1hr 25 min) or to Cavaillon (in 55 min).

     

    Departure: 12h 42 55min to Cavaillon and 85min to Avignon
    Departure : 16h 03 55min to Cavaillon and 85min to Avignon
    Departure : 17h 01 55min to Cavaillon and 85min to Avignon
    Departure : 19h 03 55min to Cavaillon and 85min to Avignon

     

 

B15 other packages

Cycling tour B15 Provence Standard package: ** hotel accommodation : all details

 

Cycling tour B15 Provence plus package : ** & *** hotel accommodation : all details

 

Cycling tour B15 Provence luxury package: *** & **** hotel accommodation : all details

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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