Sunday September 25th
Arrive, swim, unpack and relax.
Drinks at 7pm and then dine at hotel outside on their lovely patio.
Optional jet-lag massage in the afternoon.
Monday Sept 26th
Shopping for antiques at Isle sur la Sorgue with our expert guide.
Lunch in town.
Afternoon travel to Fontaine de Vaucluse, the source of the Sorgue river to learn a bit of history and take a short nature hike.
Dinner near Gordes after a visit to the stunning hilltop village
Tuesday Sept 27th
Truffle hunt with the experts & their dogs
Go to the beautiful village of Lourmarin for lunch
Wine stomping in the afternoon the old-fashioned way in barrels
Short stop at the lovely hilltop village of Roussillon on the way home.
Dinner in Ile sur la Sorgue
Wednesday Sept 28th
Truffle cooking class in Uzès and then lunch on our fixins’.
Stroll around the village of Uzès and see the Medieval garden.
Make a stop at the Pont du Gard and then head back our home base.
Dinner on your own @ hotel or in town.
Thursday Sept 29th
French market tour
Picnic in the countryside after a leisurely bike ride
Those who choose not to bike will take a 2CV ride (Antique Citroen cars).
Tour Avignon in the afternoon visit the Palais des Papes and the Pont D’Avignon and then enjoy dinner at Chateneuf du Pape chateau with a wine tasting.
Friday Sept 30th
Depart for Aix-en-Provence & visit a French pottery maker as well as the most famous Calisson factory (the almond confection of Provençe) in the area.
After lunch, we’ll enjoy a tasting, of Brad Pitt’s own rosé wine, Miraval
On the way home we’ll visit at an artisanal Liquoristerie for a unique Provençal product tasting.
Celebratory last night dinner at a secret location.
Saturday, Oct. 1st
Breakfast & depart.
** All itineraries are subject to slight changes & reshuffling due to availability and weather.