Rocher des Doms Tours and Activities
Next to the famous Pont d’Avignon, the Rocher des Doms is a local beauty spot with pleasant gardens and sweeping river views. People come here for an afternoon stroll along the shaded paths, or a lunchtime picnic.
Place du Palais, Avignon, 84000
Tours and Activities to Experience Rocher des Doms
The historic French town of Avignon and the winemaking region of Châteauneuf-du-Pape are among Provence’s biggest draws, attracting visitors all year round. This private 5-hour combination bus and walking tour from Aix-en-Provence makes it possible to check both off your list in a day. Take in famous landmarks such as Avignon’s bridge and cathedral, and sample fine local wines in a Châteauneuf-du-Pape cellar. Along the way, listen as your private guide brings centuries of Provençal history to life.
This is an exceptional guided day tour to visit both Villeneuve-lès-Avignon and Avignon the city of the Popes. It's only the river Rhône that separates them both, but history indisputably links them. Around 1000 AD Benedictine monks built St André Abbey on Mount Andaon. It's here that we begin our tour with a visit to the Abbey private gardens and Fort. The market town of Saint André became a fortress under the influence of the King Philippe Le Bel, who wanted to control access to the Rhône between Avignon and the Gard following annexation to the French crown. From here we take a walk down to visit La Chartreuse, a former monastery at the centre of the village. Exquisite frescoes connected to the Palais des Papes and an opportunity to explore the site before taking a break for lunch. Then return to Avignon via the Tour Philippe le Bel, once the entrance to the famous Pont d'Avignon. A walk on the bridge before a guided tour of the Palais des Papes, a most spectacular historic monument.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Should I book Rocher des Doms tickets in advance?
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Rocher des Doms 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 2 Rocher des Doms tickets and tours on Viator.
How much does it cost to visit Rocher des Doms 2021?
Currently, an entrance ticket to Rocher des Doms costs USD 296.32. Guided Rocher des Doms tours start around USD 296.32 per person. See all 2 Rocher des Doms tickets and tours on Viator.
What's the best way to experience Rocher des Doms?
The best ways to experience Rocher des Doms are:
- Avignon & Chateauneuf-du-Pape Wineries Private Day Tour from Aix-en-Provence
- Absolutely Avignon gardens, history & cultural private guided tour
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