Charming Villages of Provence Full Day Shore Excursion from Marseille

See the Best of Provence in One Day

See the Colorful Ochre Cliffs of Roussillon

Discover the Amazing Perched Village of Bonnieux

Hand-Picked Guides Only. English-Speaking, Local Experts

Trip Details


110€ Per Person


From 9:00am to 6:00pm
Daily, 1 Apr 2018 to 31 Mar 2019


9 hours

Trip Style:

Shore Excursion Tour.
Minimum 2, Maximum 8.

Shared trips are available to be booked by different groups of people. For a tour to be confirmed, we need a minimum booking of 2 people.

Meeting Point:

Pick up at ship in Marseille.


Visit of Lourmarin village
Visit of Bonnieu village
Visit of Roussillon village
Visite of Gordes villages


Meals, drinks
Entrance fees to monuments, museums or attractions unless specified in program
Personal insurance and expenses
Gratuities for the guide

Journey Through the Amazing Hilltop Villages of Provence

Meet your driver at the bottom of the ship in Marseille cruise terminal. Drive to Lourmarin and free time in this charming village, famous for its Renaissance castle (traditional open air market every Friday morning). Continue to the hilltop village of Bonnieux through the picturesque and winding Combe of Lourmarin. Free time in the village overlooking the Luberon hillrange. Continuation toward the colourful village of Roussillon and its ochre cliffs (traditional open air market every Thursday morning). Free time for lunch on your own. Photo stop at the panoramic point of view facing Gordes : enjoy the  breathtaking view from there ! Wander in the exceptional hilltop village of Gordes which ranks among the most beautiful villages in France.

Good to Know

  • This tour departs from Marseille Port of call.
  • Tour is for 8 passengers maximum per vehicle.
  • This tour involves walking some distances.
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • Our standard cancellation policy applies to this tour – Read More Here.

The Ophorus Difference

Contagious Enthusiasm – ‘We had the most terrific guide! Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic’ – Virginia B. (Delaware, US)

Flexibility – ‘The guides really took an interest in what WE wanted to do’  Paul C. (UK)

Area Locals – ‘He was so much more than a driver. He really added local color and local flavor.’ Daniel W. (Georgia, US)

Read more about the Ophorus experience.