In the footsteps of Van Gogh in Provence from Avignon


6 hours (Approx.)
Free cancellation
1 - 8
Mobile ticket

Overview

Follow in the footsteps of a Post-Impressionist master on this 6-hour Van Gogh in Provence small-group day trip. Visit UNESCO-listed Arles and discover many of the sites which stirred Van Gogh’s creativity. In St-Rémy de Provence, you will visit Saint-Paul de Mausole, the mental hospital where the painter stayed for a year. This is a tour for Van Gogh's lovers.

Inclusions

  • Driver/guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan (8 seats)
  • Saint-Paul de Mausole entrance
  • Entry/Admission - St. Paul de Mausole

What to expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Arles, Arles, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Discover the sites painted by Van Gogh

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Pont Van-Gogh (Pont de Langlois), route du Pont van Gogh, 13200, Arles France

Photo stop

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Amphitheatre (les Arenes), Rond-Point des Arenes Arènes d Arles, 13200, Arles France

See the well-preserved Roman amphitheater, still used today for concerts of music or celebrations.

Stop At: Place du Forum, Arles France

See the Café La Nuit painted by Van Gogh

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Espace Van Gogh, Pl. Dr. Felix Rey, 13200, Arles France

See the reproduction of the paintings of Van Gogh in the former charity hospital.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Saint-Remy-de-Provence, Saint-Remy-de-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Discover the sites painted by Van Gogh

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: St. Paul de Mausole, off D5 direction Les Baux Next to Glanum, 13210 Saint-Remy-de-Provence France

Entrance included to visit the bedroom's reproduction.
See the reproduction of the paintings of Van Gogh in the former charity hospital.

Duration: 30 minutes

Time of tour

08:30 AM

Meeting point

Office de Tourisme d'Avignon, 41 Cr Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon, France

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Children under 4 years old are not allowed on tours
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Please note that the European sanitary pass or vaccination certificate is mandatory to attend our experiences Social distancing, wearing a mask, disinfecting minivans, bikes and equipment, hydroalcoholic gel available. We strictly apply all the sanitary measures in force

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pick up / drop off

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.
jkapl
September 2019

We were extremely pleased with our experience on this half day tour. Our guide, Julian, was absolutely amazing. He is knowledgeable, helpful, fun to travel with. We were lucky to visit Arles on Saturday. We spent some time on a market, saw Van Gogh sights, visited carriers de luminaries, and had ...

larry_s
September 2018

This tour name is extremely misleading. I honestly thought being in the epicenter of Arles and St. Remy that you could easily spend 4-5 hours discussing Van Gogh's work. When I brought this up to our tour guide, he thought if it this truly was the content, the tour would not be sellable. Wh...

Mamiko S
August 2017

Wonderful memory we had. The guide was very nice and kind !!
We wanted to stay longer at St. Remi Hospital.
We hope we could have this tour again.

johnkohl
June 2017

We saw many places Van Gogh was, in and around Arles, briefly stopping by the hospital outside St Remedy. I enjoyed the tour and thape scenery of southern France. To learn more, go to the Van Gogh museum in Arles.

Michelle H
February 2017

I've always loved Van Gogh, I think since reading a biography about him in the 90's and going to the Van Gogh museum in Amsterdam. But after this tour, and seeing the places he lived in Provence and at times standing seemingly on the spots he stood while painting, I have a different level of ...

Pat_S
November 2016

This was not quite the tour we were expecting. My granddaughter was very disappointed that we did not get to see Van Gogh's hospital room which was included in the description of the tour. We would have liked to have gone to the bridge near Arles where one or some of the earliest Starry Nig...

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