When we think of France, we most likely think of an image of the Eiffel Tower, romantic getaways, French cuisine and of course, wine – a combination of some of the things Paris can offer.

But there are other places and cities in France that’s worth visiting too like Provence, France.

Provence is known to be one of the earliest places of human occupancy in Europe. The place is full of amazing historical destinations, beautiful landscapes, and more.

Here’s what you can do when visiting Provence.
You can go swimming

Provence has one of the most striking rivers for both simple and wild swimmers. From beautiful beach to rock formations in the canyons, everyone who loves water will surely find this place perfect for summer getaways.

One of the famous destinations for swimming for the Pont-du-Gard, Avignon. The water is not deep so it is perfect for kids. You can also go kayaking or just lie around while having a picnic and enjoy the summer days.

Go on a cycling tour

Provence is also known for its scenic views that you would want to swap your car for bikes and just go on a cycling tour. There are many cycling destinations you want to consider on your itinerary including Les Taillades, Oppède le Vieux, and the Museum of the Lavender.

At the Museum of the Lavender, you’ll learn more about the quaint flower, including their medicinal properties, its fragrance, how it impacts household products, and just find all things lavender including the tea and food.

Shop on vintage places

One of the most beautiful cities in France can be found in Provence. You’ll find a 400-year-old boulevard that is fringed with cafes and restaurants on one side with aesthetic 17th century townhouses bordered on the other side.

You’ll find stalls that sell different souvenirs, local handicrafts, and more!

Visiting Provence will let you appreciate its lifestyle, natural landforms, and even ancient heritage. If you are looking for a unique way to enjoy your summer vacation or take memorable kosher Europe Tours, you should consider visiting Provence.

Luckily, you can explore Provence with Kosher River Cruise! Browse on our website to learn more about our Rhone & Provence River Cruise and more.