About Avignon

 

Avignon, the capital of Provence is a medieval city ranked as a UNESCO world cultural heritage site which is explored on foot, though it is also possible to get around on bicycle thanks to Vélopop : www.velopop.fr.
The Baladine, an urban ecological electric bus, is also a means of visiting the city, just a wave of the hand and the bus will stop.

The cultural heritage of Avignon is exceptional: The Popes Palace, Notre-Dame des Doms cathedral, the St. Benezet Bridge, better known as the Pont d’Avignon, the Rocher des Doms, the Calvet museums, Angladon, Vouland, Place Pie and the Halles with its vegetation-covered wall.

 

Avignon offers visitors a multitude of squares, terraces, mansion houses, and paved side streets perfect for strolling.

A city of history as well as of performances, the Avignon festival will entertain you over 3 weeks in the month of July.

Facing the fortifications of Avignon, Barthelasse island boasts 700 hectares of tranquillity and greenery, and is surrounded by the two arms of the Rhône.

The towpath offers an unbeatable view of the Pont d’Avignon, the Rocher des Doms and the Palais des Papes. The riverboat “le Bac à Traille” allows you to traverse the Rhône for free, and it is also possible to take your bikes along with you.

Avignon, Capitale des Côtes du Rhône offers an outing on the tourist routes where you can discover characteristic wines of the region.

A TOUR GUIDE IN AVIGNON
There are many ways to visit Avignon, at you own pace discover the city with your tour guide.
The architecture, the great monuments and sites, the heritage of Avignon will not longer be a mystery for you.
Feel free to contact me, I can book for you.

Comments are closed