Southern France: Artists & their Eden

Lavender in Provence. Photo: Shutterstock

(This tour is SOLD OUT – waiting list available)

You’re invited to join Pacific Horticulture as we experience the remarkable beauty, gardens, and culture of Provence. We’ll visit scenic villages and local markets, and of course, savor the region’s cuisine. In addition to the magnificent natural beauty of this region, our tour offers a look at the work of renowned landscape artists and explores gardens, views and vistas that inspired the artwork of Renoir, Cezanne, van Gogh, Matisse, Chagall, Bonnard, Gauguin, and Picasso.

Amy Larue, an American expat who lives in Paris and is married to a Frenchman, will be our guide for this tour. Amy has a deep understanding and enthusiasm for the French culture. She is an experienced guide, florist extraordininaire, and a judge for the prestigious Bagatelle rose garden trials. Space is limited to 24 guests and our tour will be escorted by Linda McKendry, experienced traveler, garden designer, and PHS board member.

 

Registration for this tour is now open. For complete itinerary details and information about booking this trip click the info/registration button to the left.