To discover Avignon is to immerse yourself in the riches of a city classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
With its beautiful monuments, it bears witness to its past as the capital of Christendom, boasting an exceptional architectural and artistic heritage, making it the largest and most beautiful gothic ensemble in Europe.
Avignon charms you with its medieval district; the Palais des Papes, the Pont de Saint Bénézet, and the Notre-Dame des Doms d’Avignon chapelle, all beautiful monuments to explore on foot or by Segway. It also hosts the world’s largest live theatre festival, with over 800 shows every each year.
Plan a gourmet stroll to the Saint Louis restaurant, or around the pedestrian streets full of the aromas and flavours of the South, roam the colorful Provençal markets, visit the market halls, enjoy the multitude of museums and visits, taste the Rabasse, the black truffle of Provence or a Châteauneuf du Pape, full of the promise of wonderful gourmet visits.
From the Avignon Grand Hotel, a beautiful itinerary awaits
The city of Avignon, located at the crossroads of Provence, it is the ideal starting point for exploring the south of France. The Luberon, the Camargue, the Alpilles, the Gard and a thousand and one beauties of Provence are at your feet. Don't forget to make a stop at the Gorges du Verdon or the lavender fields, the scenery is breathtaking.
Are you travelling with your family? The family suites at the Avignon Grand Hotel, spacious and elegant, right in the heart of the favourite district of travellers, are the perfect choice. Book them in advance for the best rates.