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Printable maps of Avignon

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Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Avignon

1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Avignon with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.

Railway and landscape maps of Avignon area

This Avignon map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Avignon and surroundings

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The second most important airport in France is the airport called Orly. It is also located in Paris, about 14 kilometers to the south. It is worth noting that the local authorities have organized a bus service from the airport to northern Charles de Gaulle. There are several terminals on the territory of this airport that are fully operational. A comfortable relaxation area and a place where you can enjoy snacks are also available. Another pleasant airport which is ranked third in France in terms of passenger traffic is Nice Cote d’Azur. So far, it only has two terminals. The next important airport in France is Marseille Provence, which is located 30 kilometers from the city of Marseille. … Open

Overview of festivals and celebrations in France

Also great celebrations take place on Easter; this holiday is one of the most important Christian holidays in the country. The main service takes place in the most famous French church - the Notre Dame Cathedral. On May 8, the French celebrate the day of liberation from fascism; the feast was established on the day of the complete surrender of fascist Germany. France took an active part in the battles. For a long time, it was in occupation, and therefore for locals is a special holiday and a day of remembrance of the victims of the war. On November 11 at 11 o'clock in the country a minute of silence begins in memory of the victims of the First World War. On this day they remember those who died on the battlefields. On May 30 is celebrated the Day of Saint Joan of Arc, which became a symbol of the resistance and independence of France. … Open

Photogallery of Avignon sights

Our guide to Avignon

Festivals and events in Avignon

Surrounded by beautiful crenelated walls stretching for more than 4 kilometers, Avignon is one of the largest and most beautiful cities in Provence. The city lives in the traditional rhythm for many hundreds of years and celebrates almost all Catholic holidays with a great scope. The most popular event in Avignon is the Festival D'Avignon - the oldest theatrical festival in Europe, which never ceases to amaze the … Open

Hotels for romantic escape

Travelers accustomed to rest at comfortable resorts would find Best Western Hôtel du Lavarin ideal. Its rooms are also decorated in romantic style. The hotel can offer its customers a large territory with a pool, a furnished terrace and lots of great places for secluded relaxation. The real pride of the hotel is a garden where you can see the centuries-old plane trees and olives. There is also a great restaurant … Open

Active recreation

Travelers who plan to visit Avignon in the warm season, be sure to look into the entertainment complex La Palmeraie. This is a real paradise for sports enthusiasts, the center is in the territory of a beautiful park. Here, in the open air, there are chic pools with jumping docks, and there is a full-fledged gym in the open air and many other sports grounds. It will be very pleasant to relax on a sultry day, visitors … Open

Hotels with history of Avignon

The popular aparthotel Autour Du Petit Paradis will appeal to fans of yesteryear style. It occupies an incredibly beautiful 17th-century building with a carefully preserved patio garden and an old stone fountain. All rooms feature lovely parquet floors and light wood furnishings. Luxurious furniture in the style of previous years, as well as plenty of velvet and satin fabrics give a touch of elegance. The aparthotel … Open

Shopping, streets and outlets

For many experienced tourists, Les Halles morning market is a favourite shopping place. It only runs two days a week - on Tuesday and Sunday. It's best to go there right in the early morning. There are always seasonal vegetables and fruits, wonderful olive oil from local farms and meat delicacies there. This market is popular not only with tourists, but also with local residents. It sells wonderful organic products, … Open

Stylish hotels

The striking modern building houses the upscale hotel Mercure Pont D'Avignon; its interior shines with white and cream colors. All rooms are decorated in simple colors and feature large paintings of Avignon’s prominent attractions. Public areas have unique stylish furniture of black and white colors; plants and flower bunches in vases of fine clay can be seen literally everywhere. In warmer months, a wonderful … Open - 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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