Avignon

Avignon

Avignon is the ideal destination for a getaway in Provence. The city benefits of having an exceptional a UNESCO classified heritage. In a unique natural environment, many events are organized every year. A great way to discover the wining and dining traditions of the region. Avignon is, without a doubt, the ideal place to get initiated to Provençal kitchen. Take a walk through the oldest covered market of the city, or enjoy a meal prepared by a starred chef- your taste buds will thank you! The Côtes du Rhône méridionale capital is full of beautiful surprises and is the perfect place to taste amazing wines. 

Thanks to its song sung my children around the world, the Avignon bridge is the most famous monument in the world. Originally made up of 22 arches, there are only 4 left today. Despite this, the Pont Saint-Bénezet remains one of the most places in the city. 

Another must-see monument in Avignon: the Palais des Papes. Is it the most important Gothic palace in the West. As a matter of fact, 20 places are presented to visitors on a 15 000 square meter surface. In addition, many concerts, exhibitions and themed tours are organized throughout the year. 

Avignon is also a city that breathes nature. Bordered by one of the largest rivers in Europe, the Rhône, the city has many parks where you can take your time and enjoy exceptional views of the surroundings. 

 

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