Uzès

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  • Pont du Gard, Uzès & Nîmes: Half-Day Tour with Entry Fees

    1. Pont du Gard, Uzès & Nîmes: Half-Day Tour with Entry Fees

    Visit of the charming medieval town of Uzès, founded during the Roman era and the site of an aqueduct that was built to supply the city of Nîmes. The Pont du Gard is the most well-known stretch of the aqueduct left standing. On this 5-hour program, you’ll see the traces of Roman civilization in Uzès as well as substantial monuments from the Middle Ages. Visit the famous 2,000-year-old Pont du Gard, a section of the Roman aqueduct that provided water to Nîmes. The highly photographed bridge was listed by UNESCO in 1985 as a World Heritage Site. You’ll discover the treasures of Nîmes, including the Coliseum that is considered to be second only to the Coliseum in Rome. Its Roman amphitheater is still in use and today has a seating capacity of 10,000.

    Excellent tour for those who have very little time to discover these gorgeous sites

  • Nimes: 6-Hour Roman Sites & Historical Places Tour

    2. Nimes: 6-Hour Roman Sites & Historical Places Tour

    Nimes, founded in the 1st century by the veterans of the Gallic Legion, is often referred to as the French Rome. Visit its amphitheater and Maison Carrée, a small Roman temple on a 6-hour guided tour. These monuments rank among the best-preserved monuments of the Roman Empire. Take a short drive through the Mediterranean scrubland or garrigue to the quaint medieval town of Uzes, the first duchy in France. You’ll have some free time here to wander around the picturesque town. Afterwards you’ll visit the Pont du Gard, a Roman aqueduct built in the 1st century to provide water to the fountains and baths in Nimes. When events such as concerts are happening in the amphitheater, the visit will be replaced by a video screening in the Maison Carree or Square House - one of the best preserved temples in the Roman world.

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What people are saying about Uzès

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 31 reviews

Excellent tour! Our guide Julien was experienced and took the time to explain details to us along the way. We recommend this excursion to everyone!

Very skillful and interesting guide, he managed to get me back in Nîmes Return to Avignon then return by train without problem: 7 euros Thank you

Excellent tour for those who have very little time to discover these gorgeous sites

Great trip. Could have used a bit more aT pont du Gard but Aubrey e will go back

Our guide was helpful, patient, knowledgeable, and a safe driver.