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Roman sites & historical places

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • The amphitheater in Nîmes

  • The Pont du Gard : The best preserved roman aqueduct

  • The charming medieval town of Uzès

  • The Roman antique theatre of Orange!

INCLUDED

TASTING
FOOD
LANGUAGE French, English
VISIT Arènes de Nîmes, Pont du Gard, Antique Theatre
GROUP 8
TRANSPORT Minibus
DURATION 08h00

Immerse yourself into French culture, discover 3 highlights of Provence’s history and learn about the Romans’ fascinating rituals...

Jump into french history for a great half day tour in Provence!

 

Departure for Nîmes : great city of the arts, proud of its prestigious Roman past, see the antique buildings : the Arena (entrance included) and the « Maison Carrée » (or Square House, one of the best preserved Roman temples), the gate of Augustus...


Uzès, wonderful medieval town and the first Duchy of France, set in the garrigues countryside (mediterranean vegetation).
See the Place aux Herbes (picturesque square), the Episcopal Palace, the Ducal Palace, the Fenestrelle Tower (a unique bell-tower) and the Cathedral. Outside of Uzès is the catchment area of the Roman aqueduct Pont du Gard that brought spring water to Nîmes.


Pont du Gard: dated from the first century and classified by UNESCO, it's the most amazing and well preserved part of the Roman acqueduct which supplied water to Nîmes.

End your day with the visit of Orange antique theatre (entrance included).

Provence culture is within your reach!

Careful : Kindly note that some events take place during the year inside the Arena of Nimes. In that case the visit of the Arena will be replaced by a photo stop around the monument.

BOOKING AND CANCELLATION POLICIES

  • • Please note that the European sanitary pass or vaccination certificate is mandatory to attend our experiences
  • • Up to 24 hours before tour = 100% refund
  • • Less than 24 hours before tour = no refund
  • • Modification of the date possible (according to availability).
  • • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, A la Francaise Provence will contact the customer (phone or email) to reschedule or refund the total amount.
  • • Children between 4 and 11 years old only are allowed on the tours (our wine tours are not adapted to children)

Meeting point



Tourist Office
41 cours Jean Jaurès, 84000 Avignon


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