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Family trip to Avignon with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

Avignon - Palais de Monnaie Avignon offers travelers with children a wide range of entertainment. Many are sent with children to the picturesque park Ile de la Barthelasse. This park is located on a beautiful island, amidst the peaceful waters of the Rhone River. It is ideal for both relaxing holidays and cycling. You can get to the island by ferry. In summer, it literally drowns in the abundance of greenery and flowers. Many come to take a walk on the island even in winter. There are equipped picnic areas with tables and benches, as well as a beautiful promenade. It will be difficult to find a better place for outdoor recreation.
The popular hotel Kyriad Avignon Courtine Gare TGV located near the train station in Avignon features unique national charm. Its interior has absorbed the best and brightest national … Open
When you want to diversify the rest with interesting sports activities, you should go to the golf center Golf d’Avignon Chateaublanc. Here, not only experienced athletes, but also beginners, as well as the youngest visitors would be happy. In a few hours, experienced trainers will teach children and beginners the basics of the game. In the center, there are all conditions for comfortable rest; beautiful outdoor recreation areas, a cozy cafe and picturesque places for walking.
One of the most beautiful and well-tended parks of Aberdeen is Johnston Gardens. It is very popular among tourists with children, especially in the warm season. There is a beautiful pond in which live ducks which can always be fed. For walking, there are many convenient paths and bridges. Visitors to the park will have an opportunity to stroll through its territory and find hidden attractions - small waterfalls, hidden gazebos and unusual ornamental plants. Copyright
One of the most luxurious hotels in Avignon is La Mirande set in a unique historic building built in 1309. The interior is in the style of the 18th century, so each element is a priceless … Open
Travelers who plan to visit Aberdeen in the warmer months should definitely stop by the entertainment complex La Palmeraie with the children. This is a real paradise for sports enthusiasts. The center is located on the territory of a beautiful park. Here in the open air, there are classy pools with derricks, a full-fledged outdoor gym and many other sports grounds. It will be very pleasant to relax here on a hot day. Visitors can enjoy cozy cafes and a restaurant with outdoor terraces. For children, there is a special area with slides and attractions, as well as a swimming pool with fountains.
Banque de France - Place de lHorloge, Avignon There are also original museums in Aberdeen, targeting the youngest travelers. The most popular children’s museum in the city is Epicurium. It will surely appeal to kids who learn about the world around them. On the territory of the museum, there is a large garden with various trees and shrubs, which are supplemented by nameplates. Here you can see very rare plant species brought from faraway countries. Directly in the museum, there is an interactive exposition. Young visitors are offered to conduct many interesting experiments and tests, as well as to take part in fascinating master classes. The amazing museum will appeal to children who love nature, unusual entertainment and creativity.
Not far from the center of Avignon there is Cloitre Saint Louis Avignon hotel occupying a gorgeous 16th-century building. This construction has survived in its original form, including high … Open
It is not easy to attract children with studying historical sites. However, in Aberdeen there is a surefire way - bicycle tours organized by the company South Spirit. Clients are offered to rent bicycles and ride through the most picturesque places of the city, see iconic sights and listen to fascinating stories from the past Provencal town. Such tours are sure to please teenagers. Visitors of the center can independently choose a suitable route for the tour and its optimal duration.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Avignon and surroundings

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Amusement parks near Avignon
♥   Amusement park 'Magic Park Land' Ensuès-la-Redonne, 71.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Aérocity Parc' Aubenas, 75.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'OK Corral' Cuges-les-Pins, 105.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Aquariums in Avignon and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Seaquarium Le Grau du Roi' , 71.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Aquarium Mare Nostrum Montpellier' , 81.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Zoos and gardens in/near Avignon
♥   Zoo 'Parc Zoologique de Lunaret' Montpellier, 83.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Famous sights of Avignon

Arenes de Nimes

From the series “Ancient Amphitheaters and Arenas, That Are Still Operational”
The exact history of the construction of the amphitheatre is unknown. According to one of the versions, the theater was built in the 1st century AD, during the reign of Emperor Domitianus. Scientists have found that a great gladiatorial school was located in Nimes in ancient times. Exciting battles took place on the huge arena regularly. A confirmation of their theory are numerous inscriptions on the walls of the arena, among which you can see names of gladiators, and results of the battles. … Read further

Amphitheater in Arles

From the series “Ancient Amphitheaters and Arenas, That Are Still Operational”
Like many other ancient theaters, from the 6th century the amphitheater in Arles has been used as a fortress. It was here that local residents sheltered from the barbarians. In the shortest possible time the ancient theater was completely converted into a fortification structure. Inside, more than 200 buildings for various purposes were erected, including residential buildings, as well as two churches. At the end of the 18th century, city authorities decided to begin reconstruction of the amphitheater. At this time people still lived in its walls. … Read further
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Interesting places to visit with children around Avignon

Guide to sightseeing and entertainment for children in Avignon - parks, attractions, museums, zoos, water-parks. All fascinating and educational sites of Avignon, which are must visit and see for your child. Find out the best discovery routes and places for kids (local theaters, exhibitions and museums), where you can spend quality time together. Avignon for families with children. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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