A Land of Faith

Christian and historic tour

“She’s one who touched the Christ!”
So said in tears one of our guest after visiting the Mary Magdalene’s relics in the crypt of the splendid Saint-Maximin basilica.

This tour will take you to emblematic christian sites, a fascinating journey through our common history that can be customized into a spiritual journey with a short pilgrimage on the « kings’road ».

The third Holy grave of Christianity

Several options are possible, we’ll be happy to customize the perfect tour for you.

LE THORONET, one of the three “sisters of Provence, a 12th century cistercian abbey, perfectly preserved, masterpiece of medieval architecture, where you will learn everything about the monastic life.

SAINT MAXIMIN, and the largest basilica in Provence, built on the relics of Mary Magdelen, third most sacred grave of Christianity after Jerusalem and Rome.

LA SAINTE BEAUME where, according to the church, the Saint spent the last years of her life.

« The soul of your soul is faith » – Saint-Augustine

 

Shore excursion port of Marseille - Mary Magdalene in Provence - Le Thoronet monastry

Highlights

  • Thoronet abbey
  • Saint-Maximin basilica
  • Mary-Magdelene grave & relics
  • Sainte-Baume state park
  • Plan d’Aups historic landmark

Options

  • Mary-Magdelene’s grotto
  • Mass in the grotto
  • Gastronomic lunch at La Celle abbey
  • La Celle abbey

Infos

  • Private tour
  • 8 hours
  • Guide-driver
  • Tailor made program
  • From Aix or Marseille
  • Shore excursion port of Marseille
  • Mary-Magdelene relics tour
  • Christian tour of Provence