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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Avignon

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Historical Places in Avignon

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Palais des Papes , Avignon
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World heritage site · Castle
Palais des Papes is the biggest Gothic palace in all of Europe, with 15,000 sq m (50,000 sq ft) of floor space. This was the residence of the
Tours from $68
4.0
Historic Walking Area
Stroll along Street of Dyers (Rue de Teinturiers), a picturesque cobblestone street in Avignon. This once was the site of silk and textile in
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4.2
World heritage site · Ruin
A two-tiered Roman amphitheater, Amphitheatre (les Arenes) could once hold over 20,000 spectators. It was built as a venue for chariot races
Tours from $163
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Church
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World heritage site · Religious Site
See a famous gilded statue of the Virgin Mary on the western tower of the Roman Catholic Cathedrale Notre-Dame des Doms. Built in the 12th ce
Tours from $68
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