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Best of Avignon Guide

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Avignon
Avignon charms visitors with its ancient streets, restored medieval ramparts and the immense Gothic architecture of the Palais des Papes (Palace of Popes—the papacy was based here in the 14th century). The annual Festival d'Avignon, a major arts festival, attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors for theater, dance, film and street performances.

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Les Luminessences D'avignon
Les Luminessences D'avignon
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Cinema Utopia
Cinema Utopia
Attraction type: Movie Theaters
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Rocher des Doms
Rocher des Doms
Attraction type: Gardens
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Avignon Festival
Avignon Festival
Attraction type: Theaters
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Pope's Palace (Palais des Papes)
Pope's Palace (Palais des Papes)
Owner description: The residence of the soveriegn pontiffs in the 14th century is the largest Gothic Palace in the world. 25 areas to visit : ceremonila halls, chapels, cloister, the Pope's provate... more Owner description: The residence of the soveriegn pontiffs in the 14th century is the largest Gothic Palace in the world. 25 areas to visit : ceremonila halls, chapels, cloister, the Pope's provate apartments with their priceless frescos, as well as a scenographic area, the Musée de l'Oeuvre, wich presents the development and history of the building since it was build. Ranked as UNESCO world heritage. less
Attraction type: Castles; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Fou de Fafa
Fou de Fafa
Ranked #1 of 384 restaurants in Avignon
Price: $33 - $41
Cuisines: European, French
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Le Petit Gourmand
Le Petit Gourmand
Ranked #2 of 384 restaurants in Avignon
Price: $16 - $34
Cuisines: Delicatessen, French
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Le Bistrot Lyonnais
Le Bistrot Lyonnais
Ranked #3 of 384 restaurants in Avignon
La Princiere
La Princiere
Ranked #4 of 384 restaurants in Avignon
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Cuisine Chic
Cuisine Chic
Ranked #5 of 384 restaurants in Avignon
Price: $16 - $31
Cuisines: Delicatessen, French, Contemporary, Eclectic
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Pop' Hostel
Pop' Hostel
$50 - $131 (EUR 37 - 96)
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Ibis Budget Avignon Centre
Ibis Budget Avignon Centre
$54 - $78 (EUR 40 - 57)
Ranked #14 of 69 hotels in Avignon
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Apart'Hotel Sainte-Marthe
Apart'Hotel Sainte-Marthe
$68 - $270
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Domaine de Rhodes
Domaine de Rhodes
$137 - $200 (EUR 101 - 147)
Ranked #2 of 50 Avignon B&B and Inns
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Le Mas de l'ile
Le Mas de l'ile
$102 - $143 (EUR 75 - 105)
Ranked #4 of 50 Avignon B&B and Inns
Aux Augustins
Aux Augustins
$136 - $185 (EUR 100 - 136)
Ranked #10 of 50 Avignon B&B and Inns
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Hotel d'Europe
5.0 of 5
Hotel d'Europe
$303 - $1,018 (EUR 223 - 748)
Ranked #2 of 69 hotels in Avignon
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Auberge de Cassagne & Spa
5.0 of 5
Auberge de Cassagne & Spa
$252 - $536 (EUR 185 - 394)
Ranked #1 of 10 hotels in Le Pontet
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La Mirande Hotel
5.0 of 5
La Mirande Hotel
$486 - $928 (EUR 357 - 682)
Ranked #6 of 69 hotels in Avignon
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