Avignon is without any doubt, one of the most beautiful places in France. It’s the perfect destination to enjoy with your family and it is only at 4 hours from Barcelona if you travel with the trains of Renfe-SNCF in Cooperation. Discover with us some of the highlights of this amazing city!
The Palace of the Popes
It is the symbol of the city, UNESCO's World Heritage and was also the residence of the Supreme Pontiffs in the XIV century. It's the biggest gothic complex in the world. We recommend you to enjoy a guided tour through their ceremonial rooms, the Pope’s private chambers and much more... The kids will be very pleased with the huge amount of stories and anecdotes about these buildings. A truly lovely memory!
Views of The Palace of the Popes
A train trip
One of the children's favourite activities is to visit Avignon
with its touristic train
. This is the perfect plan to discover the most emblematic places of the city in a very comfortable way with your kids.
Touristic train in Avignon streets
Avignon's Tourist Office suggests a funny game for the whole family. A game with several clues and questions while you walk. Visit the old town and discover a beautiful route, answer the questions and find a mysterious word. If you discover it, you will have a nice surprise! It is another way to discover the hidden places of the city…and with a Segway! For this activity we recommend to do a reservation in advance.
Streets and bridge of Avignon
A museum to explore fruits and vegetables?
Ten minutes away from the city center you will find the Epicurium
, a museum dedicated to explore the world of fruits and vegetables. It’s the only one in Europe
. During a large exposition your senses will be a vital importance to discover how the fruits were discovered, their origins and properties... with many activities which your kids will enjoy while they learn and play.