Tourism in Arles with the hotel Le Mas des Ponts d'Arles.

An ideal stop at the gateway to the Camargue.

The hotel Le Mas des Ponts d'Arles is an ideal stopover with its 50 rooms, swimming pool and terrace to visit Arles in peace. Inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage, Arles will plunge you into the splendor of antiquity with its many monuments and vestiges: the Roman amphitheater, the ancient theater, the Cryptoportiques or the Constantine Thermal Baths, Middle Age monuments , the renaissance private mansions, places and moments highlighted by Van Gogh and which has become the backdrop to "photo weeks" or traditional events.

Tourism in the Camargue with the hotel Mas des Ponts d'Arles.

The hotel Mas des Ponts d'Arles is an ideal base to discover the Camargue, classified as a biosphere reserve by UNESCO. Here men, horses, bulls and birds live in perfect harmony. You can discover the manades and the breeding of horses, you can visit Les Saintes-Marie of the sea, Aigues-Mortes and its salt marshes where you will learn all about salt.

Cultural tourism near Arles.

Arles occupies a central and privileged place to discover the many facets of a region rich in cultural heritage with towns and villages full of interest: Avignon, its Palais des Papes and its theater festival bustling creative effervescence, Les Baux de Provence, a remarkable village, Nîmes and its arenas, the Grau du Roi and its Seaquarium.

Arena of Arles

The Arles amphitheater is a Roman amphitheater built around 80/90 AD Arles amphitheater is the most important monument of the ancient Roman colony that we can admire today, some two thousand years after its edification. Its architecture was entirely conceived in relation to its vocation to host large shows for numerous audiences.

 

The arena is a very important place in Camargue culture because it is the place where one of the events: the Camargue race, which is a sport in which the participants called "raseteurs" try to catch attributes (cockade, tassel , string) fixed to the front and the horns of a bull called cocardier or biòu (bull in Provençal) with the aid of a "hook". This sports game is non mortal !!!

Museum of yesteryear Arles

The Arles departmental antiquity museum, called the blue museum, is a museum built in Arles in 1995, in a modern building designed by the architect Henri Ciriani, on the peninsula the ancient Roman circus once was to shelter archaeological collections especially of rich people of the town. Go and discover this mystical era ...

Visit to the seaside. Les Saintes Marie de la Mer.

Relax by the sea. Nautical, cultural or traditional activities of the Camargue are proposed.

Van Gogh Foundation.

Vincent Van Gogh is a figure of twentieth century art. To this day, his influence lingers on with today’s artists. It was in Arles between February 1888 and May 1889 that he produced, his most beautiful masterpieces -in  only fifteen months 

Inaugurated in April 2014, the Vincent van Gogh Arles Foundation pays a tribute to his work while exploring his impact in the current creation.

The relationship with contemporary art is inscribed in the foundation’s principle since its conception. The perspective of the painting of the Dutch master with the work of contemporary artists is destined to reveal a fertile dialogue, orientated towards questions and reflection.

Castle of Baux de Provence

The Baux-de-Provence are classified as "the most beautiful villages of France", nestling in the heart of the Alpilles Regional Nature Park.
Les Baux-de-Provence are unique in their medieval and Provencal settings. You will find small squares and shaded terraces, narrow streets and their shops. Follow the historic road to this charm filled place

Van Gogh space.

Relive the history of Vincent Van Gogh ... A place to relax; cafe, shops, library, French garden and exhibition site

Ornithological Park of the Pont De Gau

In 1949, a passionate ornithologist, André Lamouroux, opened in the Pont-de-Gau an area composed of small aviaries where some Camargue poultry species can be seen. René Lamouroux, his son, succeeded him in 1974, and decided to allow visitors to see as many species as possible in a park with the possibility of informing themselves thanks to the Park House. Its role is to sensitize visitors about the protection of the Camargue environment and the preservation of this natural environment. Enjpy your visit

Souleiado museum.

This museum combines the memories of fabrics and costumes, while retracing the history of the printing of the material that was established in Provence in the 17th century, through the popular traditions of the region.

So come and meet this world of manufacturing and tradition ...

Camargue safari.

Visit our region and discover the Camargue region. By bike, horseback or 4x4; There is something for every taste 

Discover the fauna and flora of Camargue ... Birds, bulls, marshlands and so many other things await you! Take a moment to look at nature.

Reservation in advance!