Avignon Itinerary 1 Day

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A Day in Avignon - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

The antiquity of Avignon dates back to the Neothilic period. This UNESCO World Heritage site is not only one of the few French Communes to have preserved its Ramparts and medieval monuments, but also is an abode for theatre, music and other performing arts. Spend just 1 day in Avignon and you will get to experience a never seen harmony of relic and convention. The annual Avignon festival is a personification of culture and art. Here are the best places you can explore within 24 hours in Avignon-

How to spend 1 day in Avignon?

Morning

Start your day with a visit to the Avignon Cathedral, a seat of Archbishop of Avignon. This Roman Catholic Church has a gilded statue of the Virgin Mary and provides a scintillating view of the city. The Musee du Petit Palais should be your next stop to experience the era of Renaissance through a plethora of paintings. Have a light and delicious lunch somewhere around in restaurants like La Sou Pape.

Afternoon

The Rocher Des Doms is a perfect place to get soothing shade during the afternoon time. The terrace provides a panoramic view of the surrounding gardens and the centrally situated pond. The analemmatic solar calendar takes you back to the pope's time. A free ferry service from the foot of Rocher leads you to the Ile de la Barthalasse. A trip to the natural history museum- Musee Requien will be the must informational and illuminating experiences in your 24 hours in Avignon.

Evening

Let your evening start with an unprecedented cinematic experience at the Cinema Utopia. To satisfy your hunger pangs, it also has two convivial meeting places where you can also meet new people and share cultures. Situated just in front of the theatre is the Pope's Palace which is the largest Gothic building in Europe. It should be a must-to-do thing on your itinerary. Along with the traditional art exhibitions, the audio/video guide takes you on a pseudo virtualized time-travel to the pope's time. The Les Luminessences D'Avignon, a light and sound show in the courtyard of the Palace will be etched in your memory forever and give you a visual treat.

Avignon is a home of museums, art, and medieval architectures. This 1-day itinerary of Avignon offers the best of everything.

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