See the Pont du Gard, a stone aqueduct built by the Romans to supply Nimes with water, and one of the most visited monuments in Provence. Explore the ancient Roman city of Glanum near St. Remy de Provence and the medieval village of Les Baux de Provence.
What to Expect
On this 5-hour tour from Avignon you’ll see some of the most important stone monuments in Provence that date back to the Roman period.
First on the itinerary is the Pont du Gard, one of best-preserved aqueducts of the Roman Empire. It was built by the Romans in the 1st century to supply the city of Nimes with water.
Visit Les Baux de Provence, a picturesque medieval village that sits on a rocky spur in the Alpilles Mountains, surrounded by olive groves that produce a well-known olive oil.
You’ll have some free time near St. Remy de Provence to explore the ruins of the ancient Roman city of Glanum.
See sites at the northern edge of the Alpilles that inspired van Gogh’s paintings, including his iconic Starry Night.
- Entrance fees as mentioned in the description
What's Not Included
- Lunch and drinks
- Entrance fees not mentioned in the description
Pick-up is possible at your hotel in Avignon, the TGV train station, or the tourist information center.