About a 50 minutes car journey to Avignon and Marseille, you will find “la France Sauvage”, the very wild Camargue region with its varied and breath-taking landscapes ! This incredible journey will help you to make the most of your time exploring ancient roman sites and traditions with horses and bulls.
Sample program (subject to availability at the time of the booking)
- Day 1 : Arrival in Arles area
Check in at your accommodation
Visit of a typical Manade
Horse bull farm discovery, traditional shoeing & guardian games
- Day 2 : Full day excursion to Arles for a visit of the Amphitheatre and Arena
A Roman heritage, city of Van Gogh, capital of the Camargue and every year the rendezvous of photography, music, bullfighting… Arles is a city of art and history, classified by UNESCO as World Heritage of Humanity
- Day 3 : Half Day excursion to Saintes Marie de la Mer
The village of Saintes Marie de la Mer, land of welcome, tradition and pilgrimage, is built between sky and sea, where the Rhone embraces the Mediterranean.
The Saintes Marie de la Mer is a “capital” for those who love the Camargue, spellbound by its wild beauty, its culture and its living and authentic traditions.
- Day 4 : Visit of the Camargue Museum
Housed in a former sheepfold, this ecomuseum lets the visitor discover the relations between Man and the land by retracing the evolving population and human activities in the delta from the 19th century to today.
Visit of an Ornithological Reserve
At the heart of Camargue’s Regional Natural Park, discover this wildlife refuge which boasts a superb viewpoint over the entrance to Camargue’s wildlife.
- Day 5: Departure
- 4 nights half board accormmodation in 2* hotel in Alres area, in multiple rooms
- Activities as mentioned in the program
- Transportation if included during the tour
- All entrance fees
Educational tours for groups
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