Half-Day Nimes, Uzes, and Pont du Gard from Avignon

Tours & Sightseeing in Nîmes

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from$80.84
4.5 out of 5

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Enjoy this half day tour from Avignon with an experienced local guide who will take you to places where you will discover some of the best preserved Roman heritage. Visit Nimes, walk through the charming medieval town Uzes and finish by a masterpiece of Roman construction: the Pont du Gard. In this tour, step back in 2000 years of history.
Meet your professional guide in the morning or in the afternoon at your hotel or another central place in Avignon, and hop aboard you air-conditioned minivan towards your first stop: Nimes. In Nimes, you will see the Jardin de la Fontaine, one of the very first public gardens in Europe, from where you can admire Tour Magne and explore the water basins and waterways. You will stumble across the romantic ruins of ancient Temple de Diane, Maison Carée which will seduce you with its harmonious proportions and observe there the famous Roman Amphitheatre. Then, your guide will take you to the charming medieval town of Uzes. This village has charming streets and a beautiful and colorful market every Saturday morning. Finally, finish your tour by a historical masterpiece of Roman construction, Pont du Gard. Your guide will gladly share all his knowledge about this massive monument, its construction and history. Don't forget to take your camera to immortalize this unique moment. At the end, you will be driven back to Avignon. 

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
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