Provence is a stunning region in France and needs to be explored in a Luxury Van at your leisure. Take time and enjoy the fabulous scenery, great wine and local hospitality.
Start off in Marseille known for its culture and history. Visit the Old Port, Vieux Port, the main city harbour which is guarded by two forts. Relax at one of the many cafés on the waterfront and then do some designer shopping at Centre Bourse and in the rue St Ferreol district. Historians must visit the Musée d’Histoire to see artefacts from the Greek and Roman eras.
Visit the Abbey of St Victor, one of the oldest Christian churches in France. Sports lovers cannot miss the Stade Vélodrome, the home stadium of Marseille soccer team.
Next set off to Avignon where you can cross the ancient Le Pont Saint-Benezet built in the Middle Ages. See the Place du Palais and Place de L’horloge and the Modern Art Museums which houses artefacts from the Roman and pre-Roman period. Spend your night at the fabulous La Mirande, built on the remains of a medieval cardinal's palace with superb 18th century interiors.
When you wake up, head to the countryside village of Cavaillon. Wander through the town’s streets and discover its history, traditions, colors and tastes. Buy a selection of local produce, bread, olives, fruits, cheese, vegetables and wine. Climb the hill of Saint Jacques and find a glorious spot for a picnic. The panoramic view offers the town of Cavaillon, the River Coulon and the Luberon mountain dominating it all.