Walk along the cobblestones streets of Pézenas to discover this old medieval city, its charming house façades and the sumptuous courtyard of private mansions. Stroll through the city and discover the rests of medieval architecture. Not only known for its preserved Middle Ages architecture, Pézenas is also an Art and History city. You may find, smell and even sometimes taste famous specialties as the 'Petit Pâté of Pézenas' or some others local food from the region. To walk on the cobblestone streets it is required to have good shoes. The tour can be adapted to people presenting difficulties with walking.
Meet your guide at the Molière statue.Pézenas is one of the most charming village in Languedoc area. This big village kept its medieval and ancient atmosphere of the time when it used to be an important fair and medieval trade place. Follow your guide for a nice stroll through the city streets. Walking in these cobbled and narrow streets is a way to feel impregnated by the past atmosphere. This tour is also the perfect way to have all the time you need to discover the workshops of many craft workers and artists who live here. Among them, some make local fragrances, soaps, potteries and ceramics, or even desingers who work in an exceptional city, and there is so many others ! During this stroll, let ypur guide bring you in a private mansion's courtyard and be told the way people were living in there. The most intersting is also all the workshops hidden inside of these courtyard, as for example a traditionnal handpainted silks scarves or jewel makers. Not only known for its workshops, arts and crafts, Pézenas is a land of poetry. Moliere, the famous french theater author lived in there and so did a french poet Bobby Lapointe... If you like ancient objects, Pézenas is a famous place for antics shopping. Many antique dealers would suggest you genine objects collected in this area and perfect to find the object that would decorate your home ...Come to live a relaxing experience by discovering a nice little town and enjoying a time to shop in nice little shops out of the great brands and more authentics !!