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"Roman Sites in Provence Half-Day Tour from Avignon Including Pont du Gard
"Roman Sites in Provence Half-Day Tour from Avignon Including Pont du Gard Uzès and Nîmes""Start your half-day morning or afternoon tour in Avignon and drive to the town of Uzès. Take a walking tour with your guide through one of the most beautiful middle ages towns in Provence. Next discover the treasures of Nîmes the “French Roma” including Maison Carrée (Square House) the fountain gardens and the arena. Finish your tour with a visit to the famous Roman aqueduct
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Small-Group Guided Day-Trip around Historical Provence from Avignon
"Your first stop will be Saint-Paul-de-Mausole the famous psychiatric hospital where Van Gogh stayed - the area inspired him to many of his masterpieces.Next travel to Les-Baux-de-Provence and have a walk in one of the most beautiful French villages nestling high up in the beautiful scenery of the Alpilles.Afterwards enjoy strolling through the streets of Arles source of inspiration for many artists and wonderful testimony of over 2000 years of history (with its picturesque Provencal market on Wednesdays and Saturdays).Move on to the Pont-du-Gard a perfect example of the true genius of Roman engineers (entrance fee included).Lastly
From EUR95.00
 
Small Group Full Day Highlights of Provence Tour from Avignon
"Picked up from your hotel or accomodation in Avignon you will start you Provence full day tour in the morning at 9am. Start with the simple beauty of nature - Fontaine de Vaucluse. Walking on the small trial along the water you will be amazed by the sound of one of the biggest sources of water in Europe and its amazing turquoise green color. Every Sunday you will start your Provence exploration with the visit of one of the biggest provincial markets in L'Isle sur la Sorgue.Now it's time to prepare your cameras for an incredible panoramic view of Provence over the Luberon Valley and Gordes. Observ where the ochres houses and cliffs makes you feel like an artist.After Luberon your next stop will be Regional Nature Park of the Alpilles. Enjoy a walking tour in Saint-Remy-de-Provence birth place of Nostradamus and village where Van Gogh created some of his famous paintings.Explore the incredible perches village
From EUR105.00

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Maison Carree - Roman Temple

Built by Emperor Augustus in honour of his two adopted sons Caius and Lucius Caesar. The Maison Carrèe is one of the most well-preserved Roman temples in the world. Standing on a podium, it is a...
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Les Arenes - Roman Amphitheatre

Once inside, there was seating capacity for nearly 24,000 spectators thanks to the 34 rows of “cavea” (terraces), which were supported by semi-circular vaults. Under these vaults, five circular...
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Pont du Gard - Roman Aqueduct

Located very close to Nimes is the Pont du Gard, an aqueduct built by the Romans. It's the singularly most impressive Roman sight in this area of southern France, the 18€ parking fee seems a bit steep...
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Town Centre - Downtown

During the summer, the foliage of the hackberry trees creates an overarching tunnel effect. Lined on side by the Lycée Daudet school and Romano-Byzantine church of Saint Paul, and the other side by...
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Jardins de la Fontaine

The elegant Jardins de la Fontaine conceal several Roman remains, including the Source de la Fontaine – once the site of a spring, temple and baths – and the crumbling Temple de Diane , located in the...
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Tour Magne - Jardins de la Fontaine

Above the Jardins de la Fontaine rises the 114m/374ft high Mont Cavalier, with subtropical plants and shady footpaths. On its summit stands the Tour Magne, a 30m/98ft high Roman monument, dating from...
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Temple de Diane - Jardins de la Fontaine

Immediately to the left of the Jardin de la Fontaine area, are the remains of the Temple of Diana which was thought to have been a library. It has two corridors and a nave and today is open to the...
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Castellum Divisorum - Roman Waterworks

Le Castellum divisorum is a distribution tank, set in the rock from which pipes ran to the monuments and public fontains. It is the point of arrival of the aqueduct in Nîmes. It can be found near the...
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Les Baux de Provence - Daytrip

Les Baux de Provence This out of the way plateau host beautiful ruins that erosion is still chewing on over time. Temperature of this plateau can be 10-15 degrees higher than the lower plains. The...
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Porte Auguste

Originally flanked by two towers, this gate has two wide passages for chariots and two narrower ones for pedestrians. The bronze copy of a statue of Augustus gave the gate its name. On the ground,...
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Uzes - Daytrip

Go to the ville d'Uzès, and check out le Duché. This was the first dukedom in France. Uzès was home to many famous writers and artists including Jean Racine and one of my personal favorites André...
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Arles - Daytrip

The city of Arles The roman remains, and above all the arena, are great. The downtown area is simply a maze... a nightmare if you are driving, a dream if you are walking and browsing at...
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Cathedrale Notre Dame et St Castor

Cathédrale Notre-Dame-et-Saint-Castor is a Roman Catholic cathedral, dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary and to the local saint Castor of Apt. Originally built towards the end of the 11th C. and...
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La Camargue

I can recommend a day trip to the natural (and National) park of the Camargue that lies to the south of Nimes. You really need a car to get around this low lying area with its lakes, canals and tall...
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"A very french break"
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"For the Roman remains, of course......."
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"NIMES AND PONT DU GARD"
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"Nimes, and Pont du Gard"
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