10 days visit of South of France

22nd April to 3rd May 2019

Very nice trip from our chalet in Les Marécottes through Chamonix, Valence, Alba la Romaine, Avignon, Grau du Roi, Arles, Tarascon, Ginac, Alès, Voguë, Antraigues, Vals and Logis du Roy then driving home (from Valence).


The following chapters present the daily trip descriptions. You may click on each item to get to the corresponding chapter. Or use the menu on the left.

  1. Les Marécottes to Avignon (2 legs)
  2. Avignon to le Grau-du-Roi (2 nights)
  3. Grau-du-Roi to Tarascon (2 nights)
  4. Tarascon to Gignac
  5. Gignac to Privas (1 night) and drive home

 The maps below position the regions we visited. 


Here we go or Here goes nothing

Les Marécottes to Saint-Pons, continued the second day to
Le Pontet (Avignon)

Avignon to Nîme and to Grau-du-Roi (the second day). The weather forecast was not good in the Nîme area, thusthe drive south.

Grau-du-Roi to Tarascon (weather forecast was better, and indeed it was sunny (and windy).

Tarascon to Gignac

Gignac to Privas. The trip back home was to Valence, Chambéry, Geneva, Neuchatel and home (almost like the first day, see that map).