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Nice stroll

The site is not extraordinary but after some stairs you reach the top where you can have a nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rosario_it
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Brussels
Morning visit

The place is next to the Papal Palace. The gardens are nice but nothing spectacular. Location is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Harshrk
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Mumbai, India
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All reviews duck pond nice park mont ventoux worth the climb surrounding countryside small cafe across the river pont st famous bridge walk up pope's palace nice walk well worth the effort benezet bridge lovely view ducks fountain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The site is not extraordinary but after some stairs you reach the top where you can have a nice view. There are also some minor attractions in the park.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rosario_it
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is next to the Papal Palace. The gardens are nice but nothing spectacular. Location is nice as the view is superb.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Harshrk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden behind the Palais des Papes is a small garden where you will find a amazing panoramic view of Avignon and its surroundings.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank doudou27FrenchyinUK
Reviewed March 12, 2019

We sat out here in the sun, on one of the walls facing the view, and enjoyed a lovely picnic here for an hour or so. The scenery is really nice and so is the little pond. Nice views of the whole city and surrounding...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 443beckc
Reviewed November 19, 2018

After having visited the Pont St Benezet and toured the Palais des Papes, there is nothing more relaxing to complete the day than a stroll in the beautiful spaces of Rocher des Doms. We were lucky to happen on the gardens in their awesome autumnal...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ray V
Reviewed November 8, 2018

It was just after a rain when I visited and very wet and a bit windy, but there were many different overlooks to the city and Avignon Bridge which I had just visited from river level. Seeing the bridge from a higher elevation gave a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeff G
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Walked to the gardens with a dog only to find that DOGS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN. What a farce, why not if they are on a lead and well controlled. I was very disappointed as very much wanted to see the gardens and the view...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LindaMB14
Reviewed October 17, 2018

I was disappointed to find there weren't elaborate gardens in this park. It's quite a long uphill walk and is worthwhile if you're looking for a good place to take pictures overlooking the city and the river, but not for much else.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank WheelsUp17
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Interesting area with good views of the river and Pont D’Avignon as well as the old and new towns. Nice restaurant in the middle. Avoid the public toilets they are awful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HappyGardener37
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice park area beside the Palais with a great view over the river and Pont d’Avignon. There is a pretty little pond with a small restaurant in a nice shady spot. Did not eat but looked like a nice spot in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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