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Ile de la Barthelasse, Avignon

Categories: Islands, Historic Walking Areas, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
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4.2/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web
Enjoy some of France's true nature at Ile de la Barthelasse, an island in the river Rhone. On one of the largest European river islands, you can try to spot hawks, kites, gulls, ducks, herons, beavers, and rabbits. Walk through orchards full of cherries, apricots, apples, and peaches. To get here, take one of many ferries (or cross the dams) from the main city. Before you head to Avignon, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Avignon itinerary planner, to make sure you see all that Avignon has to offer, including Ile de la Barthelasse.
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  • Who visited half bridge in Avignon the famous old, can translate free island with a small passenger ferry to the wooded Rhone. The restaurants are comfortable, and it has the post card panoramic right in front. Beautiful big, and also is available for cars and cyclists across the new bridge. Here you will meet Sun lovers, families, walkers and hikers. A farm, and you can buy local products, or even just a coffee. After a short walk, you are then virtually alone.
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  • It's simple: it's by going to the island of Barthelasse, that we discover the most beautiful view of Avignon. So it's worth moving!
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  • Walked over the bridge but the route is not particularly pedestrian friendly. The Tower at the old bridge was closed to viewing but was an interesting medieval architecture specimen. The old town also...  read more »
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