Fort Saint-André; Villeneuve lès Avignon, France

Fort Saint-André; Villeneuve lès Avignon, France

Basics:
Location: 43.9653592,
4.8006342
Commune: Villeneuve lès Avignon
Canton: Villeneuve lès Avignon
Arrondissement:

Nîmes

Department: Gard
Region: Languedoc-Roussillon
Country: France
Type: Fort
Features: Stone Facade
Watchtower
Overlook
Year Built: 14th Century

This historic fort dates back to the 1300’s and provides a sweeping view of the Rhone River valley as well as the Medieval city of Avignon and its Papal Palace.  The fort is open to the public and provides an incredible visitor experience by combining intriguing historical exhibits with a no-frills, self-guided tour of the space.

 

 

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