Nimes Tours and Activities
With a history dating back to the Bronze Age, Nimes is one of France’s oldest cities. Its Roman ruins—which include the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard aqueduct and Colosseum-inspired Arènes de Nîmes—still take centerstage in the modern city.
Boulevard des Arenes, Nimes, France
Tours and Activities to Experience Nimes
Provence is famous for its hilltop villages and scenic landscapes, but it’s also home to some of the most impressive Roman ruins in France. This small-group half-day tour will take you back in time, as you see the magnificent Roman amphitheater and Maison Carrée in Nîmes, stroll the medieval streets of Uzes, and visit the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard aqueduct.
Explore Provence of millennia past on this small-group tour from Avignon. With an expert guide, visit beautifully preserved ancient ruins and hear stories of Roman settlement and culture in southern France. Highlights of your tour include Nîmes' Roman amphitheater and Maison Carrée (Square House), the Fenestrelle Tower in Uzès, and the magnificent Pont du Gard aqueduct – UNESCO-listed site.
Discover the Provence of old and journey back to Roman times on this half-day small-group tour of Uzès and Nîmes from Avignon. See the Roman temple of Maison Carrée and the great amphitheater of Nimes, then stroll around the medieval monuments of Uzès. Finally, stand in awe before the towering Pont du Gard aqueduct, a remarkable feat of Roman engineering and now a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Follow the trail of the Romans through ancient Provence on this private half-day tour from Avignon! With an expert guide, visit celebrated Roman ruins and hear tales of Roman emperors, conquests, engineering and architecture in southern France and beyond. See the UNESCO-listed Pont du Gard aqueduct and travel to the city of Nîmes to view the Magne Tower, the Arena of Nîmes and the remarkable Maison Carrée (Square House), a masterfully preserved Roman temple.
Price varies by group size
Price varies by group size
Travel back in time with this shore excursion to the Roman villages near Marseille. After convenient port pick-up, travel to Arles, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to discover its Roman arena, theater, acropolis, and baths. Lunch in Nimes, a historic Roman settlement, and admire its well-preserved buildings like the Maison Carrée. Return to your port in Marseille to conclude this scenic and educational tour.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Should I book Nimes tickets in advance?
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Nimes can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 5 Nimes tickets and tours on Viator.
How much does it cost to visit Nimes 2021?
Currently, an entrance ticket to Nimes costs USD 86.24. Guided Nimes tours start around USD 86.24 per person. See all 5 Nimes tickets and tours on Viator.
What's the best way to experience Nimes?
The best ways to experience Nimes are:
- Nimes, Uzes & Pont du Gard Small Group Half-Day Tour from Avignon
- Roman Sites Small-Group Day Trip from Avignon, Including Nîmes and Uzès
- Half Day Pont-du-Gard, Uzès, Nîmes Tour from Avignon
- Private Provence Tour: In the Footsteps of the Romans
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