Walking Holiday in Dentelles de Montmirail, Rhone Valley
The Dentelles (laces) of Montmirail are the first overhangs of the Alps in the Rhone Valley. These hills of low altitude (from 500 to 735 meters) are covered with a Mediterranean vegetation, aromatic plants, Holm oaks and Alep pines and are dominated by a limestone crest finely carved by erosion, creating genuine laces of white stone which illuminate the Provence of the Popes.
The first vineyards were planted by the Romans and produce vintage wines, which were already appreciated at the pontifical court. On the way, you will cross small villages hanging from or joined to rock faces, favourite play-grounds of many amateur mountain-climbers. With a magical scenery, the perfumes of the Midi, the southern sun.
Day 1 : Arrival at Vaison la Romaine
Day 2 : Vaison – Malaucene (20 km)
Day 3 : Malaucene – Le Barroux (20 km)
Day 4 : Le Barroux – Gigondas (18 km)
Day 5 : Gigondas – Séguret (16 km)
transfer by taxi fromSeguret to Vaison
Day 6 : Vaison la Romaine– End of the tour
Price per person (for 2 people sharing) - £620.Dates from March to the end of October.
- 5 nights accommodation with breakfast in selected 2star hotels
- 3 dinners
- baggage transfer
- road book and maps.
Full itinerary available.
The Kaysersberg Valley
Chateaux in the Medoc
Burgundy Wine Trails
From Dijon to Puligny Montrachet
Champagne Wine Trails
Epernay to Reims
Dentelles de Montmirail
From Vaison La Romaine
The French Riviera
Nice to Menton
A walk down to the Sea
The Vermilion Coast
Collioure, Banyuls, Cerbere
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