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  • Nimes Historical Center 2-Hour Private Walking Tour

    1. Nimes Historical Center 2-Hour Private Walking Tour

    Discover the city of Nimes on a privately guided and customizable tour. See the city’s beautifully preserved architecture from the Roman era, and admire sites such as the Amphitheater that was built in the 1st century BC.  See the Arena of Nîmes, remodeled in the 19th century to serve as a bullring. Admire the construction and its excellent state of preservation that has allowed groups such as Rammstein and Metallica to perform memorable concerts in the arena.  Visit the Jardin de La Fontaine, the 17th-century park in the city center, and admire the ruined Roman Tour Magne and the Temple de Diane. Discover the Maison Carrée, the Roman temple that's so miraculously intact it looks as though it was built yesterday, and explore the exterior architecture of the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nîmes.  Your private tour will take you wherever you wish to go, all in the company of your own personal ...

  • Nimes: Historical Walking Tour

    2. Nimes: Historical Walking Tour

    Discover the history of Nimes, going all the way back to the 1st century. Start your visit from the Nîmes Arena going through a beautiful park. Listen as your guide explains the details of the Arena's construction, similar to the Colosseum. Visit the well-preserved Roman Forum in the center of the old city and admire the marvelous Roman columns of this master piece. Reach the Fountain Garden and enjoy a moment of peace amidst the fountains and flowers. A few steps away, marvel at the Temple of Diane, one of the few remaining temples dedicated to the goddess of the hunt and the Moon. Up and away you'll go to climb some steps of the last remaining guard tower of the Roman wall. After the climb you'll be rewarded with one of the most beautiful views of Nimes. Last but not the least, explore the incredible aqueduct.

    Marc was very personable and informative and kept the tour at a nice pace; so much better than an audio tour! We even took up his recommendation to walk across the Rhône to the abbey and gardens in the afternoon.

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What people are saying about Nimes

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Marc was very personable and informative and kept the tour at a nice pace; so much better than an audio tour! We even took up his recommendation to walk across the Rhône to the abbey and gardens in the afternoon.

Great historical tour of Nimes

Our guide was excellent in showing and telling us about the long history of Nimes. A tour well worth doing.

Captivating guide

The very interesting and captivating and kind guide