Day Trips from Plan

Over the years we have had many great day trips from Plan de la Tour. In this blog post I will make some suggestions..half the fun is discovering your own so be sure to get out the map and let us know afterwards how they went...

All of these are within 2 hours max of Plan some are a lot less

Cassis...beautiful fishing village with bustling harbour full of restaurants

Marseilles..busy sea port going through a renaissance

Eze...where Bono lives...lovely hillside village with some brilliant restaurants

La garde Freinet...just 20 minutes away a lovely village in the hills with  lively market day

Arles,,,with its perfectly preserved roman amphitheatre

Le pont du Gard... A stunning roman aquaduct

Vaison la Romaine...provencale village full of Roman antiquity

Frejus....just 30 mins away bustling seaside town with lovely old centre inclined remains of a roman amphitheatre.

Gorges du Verdon

If kayaking is your thing.. this spectacular area is not far away


This is one of the most beautiful villages in France. perched on a cliff.