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Private Tour: Saint Rémy de Provence - Arles and Les Baux de Provence from Aix-en-Provence
"Small group tour Saint Rémy de Provence Arles and Les Baux de Provence from Avignon""Departure for Arles the Great Roman city founded by Cesar to explore the historic center and the main monuments Saint Tropime church Van Gogh Cafe and hospital the Arena and amphitheater
From EUR590.00
 
Private Tour: Arles and Les Baux de Provence Day Trip from Marseille
"Leave your central Marseille hotel by luxury air-conditioned minivan and then travel west along the coast with your private guide. Your first destination is Arles the ancient city that’s made its way onto the UNESCO World Heritage list in recognition of its beautifully preserved Roman monuments – some of which date back to 1st century BC. Besides the city’s Roman heritage Arles is also known for its strong sense of cultural identity. Once the home of Vincent van Gogh the city is home to striking architecture that attracts art and architecture lovers from around the world and you’ll see several of its finest examples on a walking tour with your guide. As you stroll around your guide will talk to you about Van Gogh’s life in the city
From EUR70.00
 
Small-Group Guided Day-Trip to the Camargue from Avignon
"Discover the huge delta of the Rhône river and its surprising wildlife from wild horses to pink flamingos. Your first stop will be Mejanes Estate a typical Camargue farm where you can explore the local flora and fauna simply on foot or on a tourist train (ticket not included). In winter the site might be closed in this case it will be replaced with a horse ride in the Camargue Regional Park (ticket not included).Next drive to Saintes-Maries-De-La-Mer which is an important pilgrimage destination for travelers – you can opt for a refreshing swim in the Mediterranean Sea or a stroll on the lively streets of the village. Afterwards
From EUR110.00

More Warnings and Dangers in Arles

Try to avoid the Mistral...

One of the few "bummers" to avoid in Arles/Provence... the dreaded mistral...The mistral, a cold, dry, northwesterly wind that howls through southern France, sometimes continuously for DAYS is created...
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davequ
Aug 25, 2014

Arles-car thieves

We had a distressing event in July. While in Arles, we noted 4 young men watching us park the car and get ready for our adventure. Feeling very suspicious, we left and went to a public parking lot in...
llkehm
Jul 16, 2007

For what it is worth

I will try to put this as discretely and fairly as possible, so as not to offend or stereotype anyone. I have good friends that I care for very much from all different faiths and parts of the world....
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davequ
Nov 22, 2005

Mistral is tough even on the hardy locals..

Artist Luc Devouassoux . The shepherd leans and holds on for dear life. Handcrafted in Provence, France. Artisan: Devouassoux SantonsMistral sculptureTo further muddy the waters, a statue of Frederic...
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Aug 30, 2004
 
 
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Top Things to Do in Arles

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Amphitheater

part two of my tips with more pictures around like what I've said, some of the best preserved Roman Ruins are located outside of Italy and one of them is located along Arles of which stands a large...
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Roman Theatre of Arles

part two of my tip with more pictures around this will be a two part tip with more pictures around the Ancient Roman Theater of Arles (Théâtre antique d'Arles) which is just a few meters away from...
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Roman Aqueducts

the town of Arles has one of the best preserved Roman Sites and is a Unesco World Heritage Site. Hence you would see many ancient Roman Ruins and preserved Roman sites all around the town as itroman...
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Rue De La Cavalerie

Rue' De La Cavalerie (Street of the Cavalry) starts at the famous Stone Gate of the Old Town of Arles and it is the most direct route of going to the famous Roman Amphitheater of Arles. in this wide...
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Town Gate

The Door of the Cavalry (Rue De La Cavalerie) is the main entrance to the Old Town of Arles and just across the the Ici Sur Cette Place (Square). This ruined city gate was part of the ruined ramparts...
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Rhone River Promenade

the is a large Rhone' River Promenade that faces the Old Town and extends to the Common Parking area and Common Train Station in Arles Called the Quai Marx Dormoy and it is made of concrete and has a...
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"Arles & Provence: Van Gogh, Wine and Roman..."
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"ARLES"
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"Welcome to the ancient city of Arles!"
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"Scent of Provence"
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"The Best Tourist Site in Provence"
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