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Ranked #1 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #2 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Ancient Ruins; Monuments/ Statues; Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
Owner description: The Arènes of Nîmes is the best preserved amphitheatre in the Roman world. A contemporary of the Colosseum at Rome, it... more » Owner description: The Arènes of Nîmes is the best preserved amphitheatre in the Roman world. A contemporary of the Colosseum at Rome, it provides an exceptional example of Roman civilisation. The audio-guided and illustrated tour lets visitors experience the gladiator shows and life in Roman times. The gladiator's quarters presents the weapons and techniques of gladiatorial combat, and the Colours of the Bullfighting space introduces you to this world through the magnificent costumes of toreros. « less
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Ranked #3 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers; Tours
Owner description: The Tour Magne, i.e. the Great Tower, is the only tower left standing from the Roman city walls built by Augustus. It rises... more » Owner description: The Tour Magne, i.e. the Great Tower, is the only tower left standing from the Roman city walls built by Augustus. It rises up at the highest point of the city, Mount Cavalier. It dominates the whole plain and is a focal point for lines of communication. At the top of the tower, which provides a striking panoramic view of Nîmes, visitors can discover the city as it was in Roman times thanks to a large display board. « less
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Ranked #4 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Owner description: The Maison Carrée in Nimes is the only Roman ancient temple completely preserved. The inspiration for the design of the... more » Owner description: The Maison Carrée in Nimes is the only Roman ancient temple completely preserved. The inspiration for the design of the Maison Carree came from the temples of Apollo and Mars Ultor in Rome. Inside, a multimedia show immerses visitors into Nimes' heroic past using the the most cutting-edge resources. The visitors become heroes of Nîmes themselves and the Maison Carrée becomes a gateway to the past and history of Nîmes. « less
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Ranked #5 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #7 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
Owner description: Our teams are available to provide all useful information for your stay.• Tourist literature about Nîmes : plan/guide in... more » Owner description: Our teams are available to provide all useful information for your stay.• Tourist literature about Nîmes : plan/guide in French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean and Chinese; accommodation, restaurants, ideas for short stays, sports and cultural associations, etc.; programme of guided visits on themes and to the city centre; audio guides in Frenc « less
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Ranked #8 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #9 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Castles; Landmarks
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Ranked #10 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Museums
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Ranked #11 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #12 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Observatories/ Planetariums; Museums
Ranked #13 of 14 attractions in Nimes
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Ranked #14 of 14 attractions in Nimes
Category: Museums
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