OrangeSmile Tours Best destinations around the world - Travel Guide
Avignon

Shopping in Avignon - authentic goods, best outlets, malls and boutiques

Place du Palais - Metropolitan Basilica, Notre-Dame des Doms, Cathedral of Avignon and Papal Palace The main shopping street of Avignon is Rue de la Republique. Large department stores and small fashion boutiques offering exclusive designer clothes are based here. On the main shopping street you can buy literally everything from fashionable items from recent collections to jewelry and souvenirs in national style.
Avignon is located in the southern part of France. In past the city was a center of the Catholic world and the residence of the Pope. It’s clear, after many year of such a notable … Open
Rau Joseph-Vernet street is popular with enthusiastic fashionistas. Here, the most expensive and prestigious boutiques are located. There are shops for both men's and women's clothing, as well as a huge number of pavilions with accessories. All the shops are distinguished by fairly high prices, so many tourists visit them simply because of curiosity.
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, natural cosmetics with lavender extracts, and very nice gifts at affordable prices. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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, … Open
Boucheron is a very popular place in Avignon among admirers of jewelry. The store is historical and for decades it has been owned by one family. They sell very interesting jewelry, similar to which can not be found in other stores. A wide price range is also worth noting. There are suitable adornment for modest customers and for those who are not accustomed to saving on luxury.
Town square Travellers who're planning to spend a weekend in Avignon, should definitely visit des Carmes square. On Saturdays, in a warm season there is always a flower market, where you can buy chic bouquets at the lowest prices in the city. Not only cut flowers, but seeds as well as bulbs can be found here. It is especially loved by experienced gardeners. On Sundays, there is an excellent flea market in the square, where you can go in search of souvenirs or interesting antiques.
In Avignon you will find restaurants devoted to various culinary trends, but more and more tourists prefer restaurants that serve national cuisine. Pot-au-feu (stew), as well as a steak, … Open
Avignon is famous for its exquisite wines, as well as olive oil of the highest quality, which is produced here according to old techniques. For these popular national delicacies, you can go to a specialized La Cave du Bouffart store. You can buy the most popular wines, including those brought from neighboring regions. They sell exclusive olive oil with various additives. Special gift sets, which can be bought as souvenirs are prepared for tavellers in this store.
Avignon - Palais de Monnaie The city is also famous for its ceramic products, which are best chosen in Terre et Art store. Here, they sell wonderful dishes with hand-made paintings, elegant sets and decor items. Frugal customers can also choose some great things in this store.
Local residents combine all national French traits of character, such as a sense of superiority, the variability of mood, or constant craving for something new and unknown. They feel … Open
One of the most unusual stores in the city is considered Camili Books & Tea bookshop, where you can both choose perfect books and have a cup of fragrant tea. By its design, the store looks more like a reading room, decorated in the manner of the past. Almost all interior items and furniture are made of natural wood. Next to the windows, there are comfortable tables for visitors. The choice of books in this store is just perfect. Here, you can find interesting books and booklets devoted to the history of Avignon and choose colourful children's books.
Banque de France - Place de lHorloge, Avignon One of the main symbols of the city is lavender. In Pure Lavande - Le Château du Bois store you can get a lot of great things, somehow related to this wonderful plant. They sell magnificent organic cosmetics, as well as small ligatures of dried lavender, which many tourists buy as a souvenir. Many tourists visit this specialized store as a museum. Still, it is very difficult to leave it without buying anything.
Avignon - guide chapters 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

City tours, excursions and tickets in Avignon and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all outlets
Designer outlets in Avignon and nearby
♥   Outlet 'Marques Avenue Romans ' 60 avenue Gambetta, Romans, 26100, France, 123.4 km from Avignon. On the map
Car rental on OrangeSmile.com Rentals in Avignon

The UK Encourages Travelers to Spend This Summer at Their Home Country

According to the forecast by the tourism agency, domestic tourism spending is expected to reach £51.4 billion this year. This is a bit more than half of the domestic tourism spending in 2019 (£91.6 billion). Last year, the country’s economy didn’t get £58 billion because of the travel restrictions. The inbound tourism spending in the UK is expected to reach £6.2 billion this year. This is less than 25% of the inbound tourism spending in 2019 (£28.4 billion). Read this

29.07.2021

Photogallery of Avignon best places

Search for shopping areas, streets, boutiques and supermarkeets on Avignon map

Address/Sight name City/Region Country Within radius, km
 Types of touristic objects to search for
Hotels & Car rental
Carhire locations
0 star
1 star
2 stars
3 stars
4 stars
5 stars
Touristic places
Art galleries
Churches/Temples
Museums
Castles/Palaces
Monuments
Touristic areas
Sightseeings
Attractions
Attraction parks
Casino
Theaters/Cinema
Disco/Clubs
Parks
Zoo
Aqua parks
Transport
Airports
Train stations
Bus stations
Metro
Parkings
Fuel stations
Ports/Ferries
Open the list of object types
Health/Sport
Open the list of object types
Food/Money
Open the list of object types
Shopping
Open the list of object types
Beauty/Medicine
Open the list of object types
City services
Open the list of object types
Useful services

Shopping advices for the whole region around Avignon

Shopping advices for Avignon. The best spots for buying designer clothes and local delicacies from France - shops, galleries, boutiques and outlets. We provide you with the shopping streets map, so you can plan your efficient shopping routes, while hunting for authentic souvenirs, goods, drinks, shoes and clothes in Avignon.
OrangeSmile.com - 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.
Secure Server
Head office
Weegschaalstraat 3, Eindhoven
5632 CW, The Netherlands
+31 40 40 150 44


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | About us
Copyright © 2002 - OrangeSmile Tours B.V. | OrangeSmile.com | Under the direction and management of IVRA Holding B.V. - Registered at Kamer van Koophandel (KvK), The Netherlands No. 17237018