As in the days of the popes, today, Villeneuve is still a privileged place of residence, on the other side of the Rhone, opposite Avignon. Its dazzling artistic treasures, six exceptional monuments open to the public, a preserved setting between Rhône and hills, makes it an ideal holiday resort. The Tourist Office organizes many guided tours throughout the year to discover Villeneuve lez Avignon, a medieval city, with its architectural heritage charged with a more than exciting history ...
Guided tours with reservation obligatory: tourist office - place Charles David in Villeneuve lez Avignon: 00 33 (0) 4 90 90 03 70 60
ONLY with RESERVATION at 04 90 90 03 70 60 - Tourist Office - Charles David Square Villeneuve lez Avignon - attention limited number of places
Stroll by lantern light to discover Villeneuve and its magic
- Fort Saint-André Moonlight Tour: Thursday, July 6 at 8:30 p.m.
Impressive medieval fortress commissioned by King Philippe le Bel, Fort Saint André perched on the heights of Mount Andaon drops the armor at sunset for an intimate visit to the lanterns and a journey through time under the guidance of your tour guide.
- Visit by moonlight of the Jardins de l'Abbaye St André: Thursdays 10 and 24 August at 8:30 p.m.
It is in a small group and by the light of the lanterns that you will discover, surrounded by your guide, the Gardens of the Abbey of St André at nightfall. You will observe the play of light reflected in the pools and perhaps imagine shadow puppets taking shape as you pass while intoxicating yourself with aromatics and roses. Place for the unusual discovery of the gardens classified as "remarkable garden".
- Chartreuse Moonlight Tour: Thursdays August 3 and 17 at 8:30 p.m.
A singular invitation to discover, in the last rays of twilight, one of the most remarkable Chartreuses in France located in the historic center of Villeneuve. Your tour guide offers you an original visit while revealing the history and secrets of the Chartreuse Notre-Dame-du-Val-de Bénédiction.
Departure of the visit: in front of the monument
Duration of the guided tour: 2h00
Please be sure to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the visit
Modifiable and cancellable up to 72 hours before the day of the visit
Visites guidées à 20H30 (jours de visites renseignés dans le descriptif)
Réservation obligatoire auprès de l'Office de Tourisme au 04 90 90 03 70 60
Thematic of the place
Public priceTarif unique : €9.00
Price with the passTarif unique : Free