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Engrossing Avignon

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About

Avignon, located in southeastern France, is renowned for its rich history, cultural heritage, and stunning architecture. The city is perhaps best known for the Palais des Papes (Palace of the Popes), a grand medieval fortress and palace that served as the residence of the popes in the 14th century. The Palais des Papes is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a symbol of Avignon's historical sig...

Itinerary

Day 1

Say Hey to Avignon

  • Train Station To Hotel
  • Stay Included

It's time to kick-start your enthralling Avignon vacation.

Say hey to the city by stepping on the Avignon TGV Train station. From there, we will smoothly drive to the Hôtel Cloitre Saint Louis where you'll be staying during your vacation. Hôtel Cloitre Saint Louis in Avignon is housed in a 16th-century building and offers a blend of traditional and contemporary areas. Situated in the heart of the city, it's just a 5-minute walk from the Palais des Papes and 10 minutes from the TGV station. The accommodation units feature modern décor and excellent amenities like air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi, and satellite TV.

Further, the on-site restaurant serves a delicious seasonal menu overlooking the beautiful cloister's courtyard. Additionally, the hotel offers comfortable meeting rooms with natural light, perfect for seminars, banquets, and receptions.

Day 2

Small Tour (Walking) to Avignon Eminent Sites

  • Breakfast

Embark on a 3-hour shared walking tour of Avignon's historical center led by an expert guide. Ascend the fortified medieval city walls for panoramic views of Avignon along the Rhone River. Learn about the city's rich history, including its establishment as the seat of the papacy in the early 14th century. Enjoy skip-the-line access to explore the opulent interiors of the Pope's Palace, Europe's largest Gothic-styled palace, with its lavish furnishings and medieval decorations. Wander through cobbled streets to the Place de l'Horloge, discovering the secrets of its painted windows, the Town Hall, and the theatre. Conclude your tour with a glass of Cotes du Rhone wine in a historical setting near the Pope's Palace.

Day 3

Exciting Tour to Orange, and Chateauneuf du Pape

  • Breakfast

Start off an exciting small group tour to explore Orange, a medieval city known for its Roman monuments, including the Triumphal Arch and the well-preserved Antique Theater, one of the finest from the Roman period. Then, venture to Chateauneuf du Pape for a scenic drive through vineyards and sightseeing, culminating in a wine-tasting session in a cellar. Gain insights into Rhone Valley wines as your expert guide shares knowledge on terroir, grape varieties, vinification, and aging cellars, providing a comprehensive introduction to the region's wines.

Day 4

Back to Home

  • Breakfast
  • Hotel To Train Station

As we reach the end of this enthralling Avignon vacation, it's time to bid bye to the city. Enjoy some more time in the city, and have your breakfast. Checkout from the hotel to reach Avignon TGV Train station as per the departure time. We will offer a seamless drive to the station so that visitors can easily board the train on time.

Have a Safe Travel Ahead!!

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  • Transfer
  • Stay Included
  • Breakfast as per Itinerary
  • A Group Walking Tour to Avignon's prominent sites, say Town Hall, etc.
  • Walking Tour to Pope's Palace
  • Small Tour to Discover Orange and Try out some wines at Chateauneuf du Pape

Hotels

Day 1-2-3

Avignon

Hôtel Cloitre Saint Louis

  • Private Transfer Facility (To & From Train station)
  • Accommodation at "Hôtel Cloitre Saint Louis": 3 Nights/4 Days
  • A Group Walking Tour to Avignon's prominent sites, say Town Hall, etc.
  • Walking Tour to Pope's Palace
  • Small Tour to Discover Orange and Try out some wines at Chateauneuf du Pape 
  • Daily Breakfast: 03
  • Train Fares (To and From)
  • Gratuities
  • Travel Insurance
  • Additional Activities
  • Additional/Personal Expenses
  • Meals & Beverages (Not Mentioned Above)

Hotel included in package:

Starting from:

$750.00 $900.00

per adult on twin sharing

Inclusions
  • Transfer
  • Stay Included
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Avignon Package for 3 nights and 4 days : Frequently asked questions

No. To have travel insurance isn't restricted at all. However, you can add a protection shield by getting travel insurance..

Yes. Travelers are free to modify/customize their vacation package as per their preferences or interests..

The best time to explore the attractions of Avignon starts in June and continues till September. .

Jardin des Doms, Avignon Cathedral, île de la Barthelasse, Musée Angladon, Basilique Saint-Pierre, Musée Calvet, and Rue des Teinturiers are some of the significant landmarks that one can consider in his Avignon vacation packages. .