From Moustiers-Sainte-Marie to the Plateau de Valensole

  • Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
  • Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
  • Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
  • De Moustiers-Sainte-Marie au Plateau de Valensole
  • De Moustiers-Sainte-Marie au Plateau de Valensole
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Immerse yourself in the very essence of Provence on a day trip to Moustiers-Sainte-Marie and the Plateau de Valensole. Organised by the Office de Tourisme et des Loisirs de Martigues, this excursion promises an immersive discovery of the region's natural and cultural treasures, offering an enchanting blend of picturesque landscapes, age-old traditions and authentic flavours. A timeless escapade, combining nature and historical heritage.

Start the day with a guided tour of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, a village perched on its rocky outcrop, nestling between the Gorges du Verdon. Known for its production of hand-made earthenware, Moustiers-Sainte-Marie will reveal the hidden treasures of its narrow streets steeped in history during a guided tour. 
After this immersion in the timeless charm of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, the excursion will continue to the Plateau de Valensole, the world capital of lavender. Surrounded by endless purple fields, the panorama will offer you an enchanting sensory experience. 
Lunch will be served on site, offering a delicious break in the heart of the lavender fields. 

On the menu: 
• Non-alcoholic welcome cocktail with lavender
• La Midi salad (green salad, tomatoes, red onions, black olives, eggs, bread crumbs, roast chicken, mozzarella cheese)
• Roast beef and pork with potatoes in olive oil and Guérande salt, Béarnaise sauce
• Apple tart, scoop of lavender ice cream
• Red and rosé wine at your discretion
• Coffee
Your taste buds will be delighted by these delicious regional flavours!
After this tasty lunch, discover the "Expo lavande et son histoire" exhibition. Then push open the doors of an old family distillery and enjoy a guided tour led by a lavender grower who will tell you all about the secrets of distilling essential oils. 
Practical information
  • Schedule :
    • Departure time : 7h00
    • Return time : 19h00
    • Duration : 12h00
  • Date(s) :
    • The visit takes place 22 June 2024
  • By reservation :
    • Yes
  • Supervised visit :
    • Yes
  • Place of departure :
    • Meeting point indicated on your reservation
  • Prices :
    • Adult price : 86 €
    • Price -12 years old : 66 €
  • Important to know :
    • Mandatory registration before 14 June 2024
    • Pets aren't allowed
  • Disabled :
    • Visite non accessible aux personnes à mobilité réduite


Conditions of saleThe price includes : 
Coach transport.
Guided tour of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie 
Visit to the "Expo Lavande et son histoire" exhibition. 

The price does not include : 
Personal expenses.
Drinks not mentioned on the menu. 

Bring comfortable clothing and good walking shoes.

Cancellation policy: if a customer is unable to attend the tour, it will not be refunded or exchanged. Only the cancellation of the tour by the Martigues Tourist Office due to insufficient numbers of participants or any other reason may lead to a refund or postponement. No refund will be given to customers who arrive late.


Office de Tourisme de Martigues
Quai des Anglais
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.40706
Longitude : 5.05662