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Best things to do in Gard

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Bridge
“Dates back to the beginning of the Common Era (50AD). The tallest Roman bridge-aqueduct in the World, 48 meters high. (A UNESCO World Heritage Site).”
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Historic Site
“Museum and beautiful gardens overlooking the Pont d'Avignon. The historical palace of the popes during the 14th century.”
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Art Museum
“This is the main museum in Montpellier, which puts on some good temporary exhibitions.”
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Historic Site
“Once the alternative capital of the Holy See, where the pope resided, In Avignon”
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Botanical Garden
“Un des plus vieux jardins botaniques d'Europe (il est lié à l'université de médecine). Attention aux horaires (fermé les matins et le lundi). -------- One of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe (linked to the Medicine University). Be careful with the opening hours (e.g. closed in the morning and on Mon).”
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Point of Interest
“World famous well preserved site from ancient roman times, still hosting concerts and events”
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Shopping Centre
“Great all in one shopping mall with popular affordable brands and the Gallery Lafayette.”
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Zoo
“Avec ses 80 hectares, le parc zoologique de Lunaret à Montpellier est aujourd'hui l'espace vert le plus vaste de la ville et le deuxième plus grand parc zoologique de France ! C'est le lieu de promenade privilégié des montpelliérains. Ne manquez pas la serre Amazonienne ! / At 80 hectares, the zoo Lunaret in Montpellier is now the largest green space in the city and the second largest zoo in France! It is the privileged place of walk of Montpellier. Do not miss the Amazonian greenhouse!”
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Park
“La Bambouseraie is the ideal place to spend a relaxing day out with your family. A day at La Bambouseraie promises you a total change of scenery ! Located at the foothills of The Cévennes valley, these gardens offer ample green, open space and many different plants and diverse exhibitions to enjoy. ”
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Garden
“Le plus grand parc de Nîmes. Sites romains, manèges, promenades à poney, bar/restaurant”
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Plaza
“Gorgeous plaza with access to great shops and restaurants. Amazing view of the l'Opera and the Gaumont Cinema.”
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Grocery or Supermarket
“The definitive food market! After this, everything else is a disappointment!”
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Historic Site
“Théâtre Antique and Museum d’Orange (Roman). The most beautiful Roman theatre in Europe. (A UNESCO World Heritage Site).”
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Bridge
“Everybody's heard of the Pont d'Avignon but not everybody knows it used to have 25 arches and crossed the island in the middle of the Rhone to the far side of the river”
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Trail
“Great hike overlooking the Hérault valley. Highest point of the department.”
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Lake
“Lac du Salagou Beautiful scenery, and sheltered swimming coves. Only a short drive from Domaine des Rochers”
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