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Classic old town Arles from Romans to Vincent Van Gogh - half day private tour provided by OohProvence

Classic old town Arles from Romans to Vincent Van Gogh - half day private tour

Classic old town Arles from Romans to Vincent Van Gogh - half day private tour
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Last updated: 16 Jun 2020
A note from Classic old town Arles from Romans to Vincent Van Gogh - half day private tour
Please see special note regarding our full Health & Safety policy
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Face masks provided for travellers
About
Tour summary - classic old town Arles See the iconic sights of Arles - this picturesque town steeped in history dating back to a Greek settlement. Arles one of the most important cities of the Roman colony founded by Julius Caesar in 46 BC. Classical town with preserved ruins - the Amphithéâtre d'Arènes, Cloisters of Saint-Trophime, the Roman Theatre and Thermes de Constantin & Musée Réattu. Arles has a pleasant Provençal ambience, leafy public squares and slow-paced lifestyle. Highlights Wander & discover the old town of Arles Visit the Théâtre antique d’Arles coupled with a guided visit of Amphithéâtre d’Arènes. Enjoy the elegant surroundings of the towns numerous squares, historic buildings and architecture of Arles. Visit the terraces and cafe that inspired Van Gogh. Experience the bustling vibe & follow the Van Gogh trail to see the scenes of some of his paintings.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, French
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, French
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 138969P3
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
We always include a break for a coffee, tea or soft drink on all our visits - it's a nice way to relax during our visit • Admission to both historic Roman sites. • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
Entry/Admission - Théâtre Antique • Entry/Admission - Amphitheatre (les Arenes)
Duration
4h
Departure details
Place de la République, 13200 Arles, France Meeting point: In front of the L’hôtel de Ville d’Arles, Place de la République, 13200 Arles. This is the main square in the old town and easily accessible from the car parks or bus stops.
Inclusions
We always include a break for a coffee, tea or soft drink on all our visits - it's a nice way to relax during our visit • Admission to both historic Roman sites. • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
Entry/Admission - Théâtre Antique • Entry/Admission - Amphitheatre (les Arenes)
Departure details
Place de la République, 13200 Arles, France Meeting point: In front of the L’hôtel de Ville d’Arles, Place de la République, 13200 Arles. This is the main square in the old town and easily accessible from the car parks or bus stops.
Duration
4h
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Stroller accessible
Service animals allowed
Near public transportation
Minimum Numbers - we reserve the right on some occasions, to combine more than one booking, but guarantee never more than two groups & never more than eight persons per tour.
Most travellers can participate
IMPORTANT Health & Safety: Your health is our top priority, and we have put special measures in place to keep all guests safe both during and after your activity. Stringent Cleaning - We’ve increased the frequency of disinfecting surfaces and high traffic areas between each tour, and in particular our hired vehicles and hand sanitizer will be available to all of our guests. Social Distancing - Guests will stay at a safe 6-foot distance during all points of the tour. We also ensure that all staff members will be wearing the necessary PPE, if required to do so. The driver of a hired mini-bus will wear a mask as will our driver/guide whilst in the vehicle together. We recommend our guests to do likewise. Wellness Checks - Employees receive daily wellness checks to ensure they are healthy and symptom-free. If you or anyone in your group is experiencing symptoms, we will work directly with you to cancel or reschedule your tour.
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Place de la République
    Place de la République, 13200 Arles, France
    Meeting point: In front of the L’hôtel de Ville d’Arles, Place de la République, 13200 Arles. This is the main square in the old town and easily accessible from the car parks or bus stops.
    See address & details
  • 1
    Theatre Antique
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 2
    Amphitheatre (les Arenes)
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Place de la République
    Place de la République, 13200 Arles, France
    Meeting point: In front of the L’hôtel de Ville d’Arles, Place de la République, 13200 Arles. This is the main square in the old town and easily accessible from the car parks or bus stops.
    See address & details
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By: OohProvence
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Responsive, professional private guide company...
This is a review about our experience "so far" with Christopher and Ooh Provence. A number of months ago, as usual,
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Wonderful Experience!
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Great Tour of the City
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They should wear Superman capes because Christopher came in and saved the day, two actually. When I was in a bind a
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Vacation
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A wonderful introduction to Marseille.
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David H
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Enjoyable & Informative
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Very informative excursion
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Fearless597705
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Fabulous Tour of Arles and the Camargue
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1greenwood
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Excellent opportunity to visit a walled city
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Chris is the best guide!!
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sherryr1956
sherryr1956
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An Amazing Experience
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A Magical Day
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Easyrider2000
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A fantastic day!
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ronk1000
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Beyond Fabulous
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