4 days in Nimes & Rodez Itinerary

4 days in Nimes & Rodez Itinerary

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Nimes
— 2 nights
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Rodez
— 1 night

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Nimes

— 2 nights

French Rome

Nîmes has a rich history dating back to the Roman Empire, with a stunning coliseum that is second only to Rome's.
You've now added Musee de la Romanite to your itinerary. Explore Nimes' surroundings by going to Les Baux de Provence (Chateau des Baux de Provence, Carrieres des Lumieres, &more), Avignon (Musee Calvet, Palais des Papes, &more) and Moulin à Huile d' Olive du Calanquet (in Saint-Remy-de-Provence). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Jardins de la Fontaine, appreciate the history behind La Maison Carree, make a trip to Place du Marche, and delve into the distant past at La Porte Auguste.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nimes trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Nimes. May in Nimes sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Rodez.

Things to do in Nimes

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 21 — 23:

Rodez

— 1 night
Rodez is a small city and commune in the South of France, about 150 km northeast of Toulouse. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): examine the collection at Musee Fenaille, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Rodez, put a fun spin on your tour with Freemick Aventure, then see the interesting displays at Musee Soulages Rodez, and finally examine the collection at Musee Denys-Puech.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rodez trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Nimes to Rodez takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, Rodez is little chillier than Nimes - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rodez

Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
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