Villages to visit in Provence, south of France (252)
Aigues-Mortes is a walled city on the marshes of the Petite Camargue, in the Nimes area of Languedoc-Roussillon. Taking a holiday rental in Aigues-Mortes is a completely unique experience, like living inside a castle. The whole village is encased in thick, medieval walls. Access to Aigues-Mortes is by 10 fortified gates. It is the remarkably preserved historical treasures of the town that have propelled it onto UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
Aix en Provence and surrounding area
The beauty of Aix-en-Provence, city of Art, is discovered while strolling. Through the promenades around the renowned Cours Mirabeau. It was the city of the painter Paul Cézanne, its countryside inspired some of the greatest impressionist artwork.
In the heart of Languedoc-Roussillon, in the Gard, the town of Anduze is typical of the Cévennes in Provence.
A former Roman military camp, Apt is today a small Provençal town where you will find charming holiday rentals. Apt is a retreat in the Calavon valley, between the Monts de Vaucluse and the Massif du Lubéron. The old part of the town, Vieille Ville, is a magnificent tourist attraction, which hides behind the old town walls, hidden from the road by the newer residential area which now surrounds the historic centre.
Arles, Capital city of the Camargue region, the meeting place for photography, music and bullfights… A city of art and history with its ancient city center and roman monuments.
Aubignan is a relatively small village in the Vaucluse department of the Provence-Alpes Cote d’Azur region of southern France. A host of unforgettable experiences are on offer throughout the area, with abundant nature and world-class historical sites.
Avignon and surrounding area
The magnificent, ancient town of Avignon, France, is simply beautiful. There are fantastic attractions everywhere in Avignon. Avignon heart of Provence, the wonderful papal city, the historical city center and the breath-taking papal palace. You shouldn't visit the Vaucluse without a visit to Avignon ...