Full-day private tour of historic Arles and the beaches of the Camargue
Activities

Full-day private tour of historic Arles and the beaches of the Camargue

Free cancellation
Language: English , French
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 9 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit Arles the city of art, history and photography, a Unesco World Heritage Site
  • Enjoy the wild windswept beaches of the Regional park of Camargue
  • Discover the capital of the Camargue Les Saintes Maries de la Mer
What to expect

You will first be driven in Arles, where you will have a leisurely walking tour of the old town, and visit the Roman Amphiteatre, Théâtre Antiques d'Arles, Hôtel de Ville and Obelisk. You will see also the café in Place du Forum made famous by the paintings of Vincent Van Gogh which will be one of the highlights of your visit. Arles founded in 46BC by Julius Caesar developed by Augustus 2000 years ago. Van Gogh arrived in 1888, made 300 paintings.

You will also have time in the old town shopping area full of narrow streets, bars and cafés - all very close to the river. We will have an early lunch break in Arles before driving to the Camargue and the sea.

From Arles you will be driven to Salin de Giraud and the wild and windy beach at Piémanson, you will enjoy the beauty of nature around. In the heart of the Camargue natural park, you will witness an amazing sight of wild animals and wild landscapes; pink flamingos, bulls & the famous white horses of Camargue.

You also visit the capital of the regional park, Les Saintes Maries de la Mer, a town of Spanish gypsy traditions. You will head to the rooftop of the town's church, admire the view of the Mediterranean before visiting the Ornithological park Pont de Gau with flamingos, egrets and many more species.

Read more
COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Travel to the sites mentioned
    • Admissions for the Roman Amphitheater and Théâtre Antiques Arles
    • Pick-up and drop-off in Aix-en-Provence or Marseille (other locations by arrangement - there may be a supplement payable)
    • Travel to all of the destinations and sites mentioned
    • Dedicated guide driver
    • Mineral water in the car
    What's not included
    • Refreshments, snacks
    • Lunch & Wine
    • Guide gratuities
    • Personal expenses
    Reduced price
    • Child under 10 years old
    • Youth from 11 to 17
    • Senior from 65 years old
    Where
    Meeting point:
    • You will be picked up at your hotel, address in Marseille, or Aix en Provence, or at Gare St Charles in Marseille or at the TGV (high-speed train) station, Aix-en-Provence.
    • Please make sure to be at the pick-up point, 10 minutes before departure
    What to remember
    • IMPORTANT INFORMATION: please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
    • The total duration of the tour is 9 hours, assuming pick-up in Aix-en-Provence or Marseille
    • The tour schedule is flexible to take into account the starting point depending on your location
    • There is a scheduled lunch break, at your leisure, but not included (we can also organize a picnic lunch if preferred).
    • Please remember sunscreen and a sun hat in summer and warm clothing in the winter and comfortable walking shoes
    • Please make sure to be at the pick-up point, 10 minutes before departure
    • If you are staying outside Marseille or Aix en Provence, we can coordinate a pick-up from your address or from Gare St Charles, the mainline train station. (There may be a supplement payable)
    • Available languages: English, French
    Read more
    When
    • Every day
    • Departure time will be confirmed with your driver/guide
    Read more
    Provider
    OohProvence.com
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins. If you cancel up to 24 hours before, you can still receive a 50% refund.

    You might also like

    Bordeaux La Cité du Vin priority access with wine tasting
    Attractions & guided tours

    Bordeaux La Cité du Vin priority access with wine tasting

    Book your skip-the-line tickets to La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux with wine tasting. Enjoy a unique experience discovering a world full of wine.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de, +3  nl, ja, zh

    Full day lavender tour from Arles
    Attractions & guided tours

    Full day lavender tour from Arles

    Book a guided tour from Arles to experience the essence of Provence: visit a traditional provençal market, Roussillon, Gordes, the museum of lavender.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, fr, es 

    Skip-the-line tickets  to Montmajour Abbey
    Attractions & guided tours

    Skip-the-line tickets to Montmajour Abbey

    Book your Skip-the-line tickets to visit the Montmajour Abbey in Arles

    Flexible
    Instant Confirmation
    Skip The Line
    Skip-the-line tickets to the archaeological site of Glanum
    Attractions & guided tours

    Skip-the-line tickets to the archaeological site of Glanum

    Book your skip-the-line tickets to visit the archaeological site of Glanum in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence!

    Flexible
    Instant Confirmation
    Skip The Line
    Arles, Saint-Rémy and Les Baux-de-Provence private tour
    Attractions & guided tours

    Arles, Saint-Rémy and Les Baux-de-Provence private tour

    Discover the best wineries in the heart of Provence with a private guide. Visit the Roman site of Glanum and the Quarries of Lights in Les Baux-de-Provence.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, fr 

    Provençal picnic private experience
    Excursions & day trips

    Provençal picnic private experience

    Choose the Provençal delicacies you'd like to eat in one of the many food markets in Provence. Enjoy your purchases on a fun picnic in a wonderful location.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, fr