Discover Avignon and its region
The city of Avignon is considered the capital of Christianity in the Middle Ages, time of which it has retained the imprint by the many vestiges it houses: the Palace of the Popes, the bridge Saint Bénezet - famous all over the world under the name "Pont d'Avignon" thanks to the song - dozens of churches and chapels, more than 4 km of ramparts dating back to the 12th century, and other exceptional UNESCO World Heritage monuments. It is this rich history that gives it a unique charm. City of culture, Avignon is also famous for its prestigious contemporary theater festival and its many museums.
The Avignon Festival
Famous for its world theater festival in July, Avignon offers more than 1300 shows a day. Indeed, the city has a hundred private theaters participating in the festival OFF. As for the festival IN, it invests and transforms many tourist places, in particular the Cour d'Honneur of the Palais des Papes.
In the heart of Provence
During your stay in Avignon, you will be close to the many attractions of Provence: Provencal markets typical villages, the wine route, the Pont du Gard, Arènes de Nîmes or Arles, Mont Ventoux and the Dentelles de Montmirail or the Camargue ... We will be happy to advise you.
The island of Barthelasse
At the gates of Avignon, the island of Barthelasse is one of the largest river islands in Europe. During your stay in one of our two cottages, you can stroll on the paths of the banks of the Rhone, visit the artisanal distillery Manguin, and taste the local products: fruits, vegetables, and original spirits.