Why not make a week-end getaway to the Provence ?

Avignon, European capital of art and culture is an ideal starting point to visit the Provence. You can make extraordinary outings in the area and discover the marvellous sites and monuments in Ursula’s and William’s company.

Here are some suggestions for a week-end programme :

In the steps of the popes
Saturday :
Stroll through Avignon with a possible visit of the Popes palace + visit of the Carthusian monastery in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon
Sunday :
Stroll through Châteauneuf-du-Pape and tasting of some of the famous Rhône valley wines

Gastronomic visit :
Saturday :
Stroll through Avignon with a visit of Avignon’s famous food market with a cooking  demonstration by a famous chef from Avignon or the surroundings (Saturday morning at 11h) + Stroll through Châteauneuf-du-pape and tasting of some of the famous Rhône valley wines
Sunday :
Visit to the provençal market in Isle sur la Sorgue with sampling of some of the local specialities

In the steps of the Romans :
Saturday :
Stroll through Arles (provençal market in the morning) + visit of the arena, with a detour via Glanum
Sunday :
The famous Gard aqueduct

Visit of cultural hotspots of the Provence :
Saturday :
Stroll through Avignon with a possible visit of the Popes palace + visit of the Carthusian monastery in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon
Sunday :
Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, Pernes les Fontaines, Venasque