|PROVENCE, FRANCE BIKE TOUR
Sep 03 - Sep 12, 2018
Provence: The Alpilles Bike Tour with Vermont Bicycle Tours (VBT). 8 nights (Tue-Wed) in 3- and 4-star hotels. Round-trip air and airport transfers with flexible arrangements if you want to extend your trip. Includes 12 meals (8 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 3 dinners), use of a high-quality VBT Bicycle (option of using an Electric-Assisted bike), and on-tour van support with local, expert, bilingual guides. Daily choice of routes with maps and directions. Unique, authentic cultural activities (see the detailed itinerary). TGV transfer to Paris at the end of the tour for the last night. Optional pre-trip extension to Aix-en-Provence (2 nights - $295), and optional post-trip extension in Paris (2 nights - $445). BRSC Sanctioned.
Note: Do not use the Sign Up button below as the trip registration and all payments are handled directly by VBT. However, participants must agree to the club's Trip Signup Policies including specifically the Disclaimer of Liability. To sign up, call VBT at 800-245-3868 and refer to our Group ID of 275470, the tour name (Provence – The Alpilles), and departure date (Sep 3, 2018). Contact the trip leader before signing up with VBT to review the trip details and get answers to any questions you may have, and to confirm that you're signing up. Optional travel medical insurance is strongly encouraged.
Our travels will be inspired by Provence’s scenic rolling hills blanketed by vineyards that date back to ancient Rome and along the Rhône River to the Pont du Gard, an ancient Roman aqueduct and UNESCO World Heritage site. We’ll also learn about Avignon, a city once cherished by popes, and how the commune of Saint-Remy was the muse for van Gogh’s Post-Impressionist masterpiece, Starry Night.
Flight Information (subject to change):
Confirm your air directly with VBT. Our flight will depart Washington Dulles on Friday, Sep 3, and arrive in Marseilles the next day (Saturday, Sep 4). We'll return from Paris on Wednesday, Sep 12, arriving Washington Dulles the same day. Pricing available from all major cities.
Sign up online. Make your check payable to the Pentagon Ski Club and mail it to the Trip Leader at the address listed below.
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