Nice enough walk and views but nothing spectacular. Easy way to spend a couple of hours on a nice sunny day
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At the top end of the town, past the Palace des Papes, these gardens are worth the walk for the splendid views over the Rhone and Avignon's famous bridge.
Beautiful gardens to wander through, matched by stunning views over the city and the region. Lovely spots for kids to play as well. Do visit.
Standing proud behind the Popes' Palace is this rocky outcrop - not much of a climb to find some leafy shade, places to sit or stroll, and some magnificent panoramas of Avignon, its rooftops, miles of surrounding countryside, the River Rhône and, of course, the...More
I would like to have a park like this in my city. A beautiful, relaxing spot with tables by the water. You can feed the ducks and fish. Food was very good as was the wine. It's definitely worth the walk up the hill and...More
We visited this park after we walked through Palais des Papes. It was a very hot day out, so the steep climb into the park was daunting, but we made it and were rewarded with plenty of trees that provided lots of shade. The fountains...More
What a magnificent garden! Well worth the uphill walk from the square in front of the Palace. Views in 270 degrees, including the famous Pont d'Avignon, the Rhone River, and acres of agricultural lands. Within the gardens, there are several lovely fountains and grottos. All...More
Being such a short climb up from the palace, the Rocher des Doms is perfect. The view is great, and the park offers shade for anyone wanting to relax. My boyfriend and I had a little picnic on one of the park benches next to...More