Avignon Tour Ideas
Marvel at magnificent medieval architecture on this 3-hour walking tour of Avignon, including skip-the-line entry to the Pope's Palace. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage–listed city of Avignon, home to the Papacy and seat of western Christianity in the 14th century. Follow your guide along the historical city walls for breathtaking views over the Rhône River. Beat the queues and enjoy swift access to the chambers and chapels of the Pope's Palace. Admire 19th-century architecture in the beautiful Place de l'Horloge and finish with a glass of Côtes du Rhône wine.
Take a half-day tour from Avignon to discover the link between Vincent van Gogh and Provence and the sites that inspired him. Follow the trail to Arles, where van Gogh produced a number of works, and Saint Rémy de Provence where he spent time in the asylum at Saint Paul de Mausole. Continue your trip with a visit to 'Carrières de Lumières', a multimedia show where art is projected onto the surrounding rock and then stop in the village of Les Baux de Provence.
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