Avignon is the capital of the French département of in , and is on the banks of the Rhône river. Avignon was one of the European Cities of Culture in 2000 and its historical centre has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Landmarks in the Area

The Pont Saint-Bénézet, also known as the Pont d'Avignon, is a famous medieval bridge in the town of , in southern .

Avignon Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church located next to the Palais des Papes in , .

The Musée du Petit Palais is a museum and art gallery in , southern France.

Parc des Sports is a multi-purpose stadium in , .

The Calvet Museum is the main museum in . Since the 1980s the collection has been split…

Localities in the Area

Le Pontet is a commune in the department in the region in southeastern .


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