Tour summary - classic old town Avignon
See the iconic sights of Avignon, historic city best known for the impressive Palais des Papes – one of the Avignon's best known sites. There are many landmarks and buildings to discover across the city, elegant squares to sit and watch the world go by. As well as history Avignon has a lively, modern feel with shops, bars and restaurants. The visit incorporates a mix of it all including the renowned market hall. Finally, Pont Saint-Bénézet one of Avignon’s most iconic sites - the bridge, much was washed away in the 17th century, a nod to the history of the city.
Wander & discover the old town of Avignon Visit the gardens of the Palais des Papes overlooking the town coupled with a guided visit of Palais des Papes. Enjoy the elegant surroundings of the towns numerous squares, historic buildings and panoramic views. Visit the Pont Saint Bénézet - the famous Pont d’Avignon. Experience the bustling vibe of a busy local indoor market as you become a local for the day.
Language: English or French
Includes: Local English-speaking guide, admission to Palais des Papes and the Pont Saint Bénézet. Exclusions: Items of a personal nature, meals, refreshments or guide gratuities.
Duration: 4 hours
Meeting point: In front of the Palais des Papes, Place du Palais, 84000 Avignon Please remember sunscreen and sun hat in summer, warm clothing in the winter and comfortable walking shoes.