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Guided walking tours in English of historic Pezenas showcasing its architectural beauty, its 500+ year history & the local artistic community in its historic setting. Tours operate between April & end of September.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Place du 14 juillet, 34120, Pezenas, France
+33 7 87 71 76 78
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

We had so much fun on our walking tour of Pézenas with Michelle! She is so knowledgeable about the town and its history and many artisands and helped us to see all the architectural details we had simply walked past before with new eyes. This...More

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MichelleO2625, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. It was good fun for me too to show you both around. Hope to see you back this way soon!

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Djflo’s review below really sums up our few hours spent with Michelle. Having already spent a day or more wandering through the old town admiring the architecture, little were we to know how much more you could learn from recognising a few hallmark features of...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thanks so much for your generous review. It was great to get to know you both in the short time we spent together on the walk. Your curious nature and eagerness certainly made it a pleasure to show you around. I hope you enjoyed Friday...More

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

I have visited this region of France many times, but have been guilty of simply taking advantage of the good food and weather. I thought I would have a look at what else I might do during this trip, and stumbled across these tours via...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you for your review Deborah especially as this is area of France that you have visited so many times and know well. I hope you and your mom get a a chance to come back into the historic centre to explore further. Thanks for...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Michelle led us through a fascinating glimpse into this delightful town, peeling away the layers of history reflected in the architecture. Her insights and extensive knowledge of both combine to transform a leisurely walk into an unforgettable experience, one through which she opens the eyes...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Great to have you both on the walk. I really enjoyed our exchange of information along the way and your company throughout. Your complimentary and detailed review is very much appreciated. Thank you for taking the time away from your travels to do so. All...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018

Arranged at short notice, Michelle was able to give our group a fascinating and informative tour of Pezenas, giving a real insight into the history of the town, the region and the architecture. Particularly the architecture. Michelle is pleasant, knowledgeable, personable, and amusing. She has...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

What a fun group you were! It was a treat to spend time showing you around Pézenas. Your sense of humour, wit, curiosity and spontaneity was much appreciated, all of which made my afternoon memorable. I'm pleased you got a chance to experience the Door...More

Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

Very informative relaxed tour. Easy walking through the little streets of Pezenas. Michelle is so on point about the history and architecture, giving detailed knowledge of the town that you wouldn't find in books! Very enjoyable indeed!

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2018

Very nice spending time with you both. I am very pleased you found the tour relaxed yet educational. Thank you for taking time out to provide your review.

Reviewed January 10, 2018

We took Michelle’s tour on a Saturday afternoon [market day] and loved it. We are frequent visitors to Pezenas having a holiday home here and learnt so much more about the town and architectural history. We will be recommending our guests take this tour. Michelle...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2018

Thank you for saying that the tour was informative and that you will recommend it to your future guests. It was great to meet you both!

Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

Loved the walking tour with Michelle, her knowledge of the history and architecture of Pezenas was fantastic. My tour included a walk through the door museum, another must do for anyone visiting this beautiful village. I took the walk at the end of my time...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Thank you very much for you enthusiastic review and the time taken to provide it. It was a pleasure to meet you, and to share the architecture and history of Pézenas with you.

Reviewed November 5, 2017

I took Michelle's excellent walking tour which showcased the architecture and history of the historic centre of Pezenas. Included were a stop at a weaver's workshop and the unique and not-to-be-missed door museum. Michelle was friendly, approachable, and very informative. I would do the walk...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2017

Thank you very much Gina for your time to post a review. I'm glad you enjoyed the variety of places, people and information on the walking tour including the architectural details and the Door Museum. I would be happy to see you back here again!

Reviewed October 19, 2017

well what a special find this tour was michelle was amazing her knowledge was fascinating . she made the tour so interesting sometimes tour can be like someone just reading a book . this was not like this at all i felt she put us...More

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Michelle O, Owner at Arc Historical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2017

Thank you for the time taken to provide your favourable review. I am pleased your group enjoyed the walk and it made history come alive for you!

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