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Saint Laurent des Arbres

Saint-Laurent des Arbres, pretty village in the Provençal Gard

Saint-Laurent des Arbres is a pretty village in the Provençal Gard, located in the Rhone Valley. This is the heart of famous Côtes du Rhône vineyards of the right bank of the Rhone river : near Lirac and Tavel, between Bagnols-sur-Ceze and Avignon.

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Saint-Laurent des Arbres keeps a remarkable medieval heritage. The Tour Ribas and the fortified church rise above the village, winding streets made ​​pleasant to go. In the village center, the massive church is fortified by high walls equipped with battlements and a tower, the Dungeon, whose construction is attributed to Bishop Jacques Deuze, the future Pope John XXII in Avignon.

Saint-Laurent des Arbres was the property of the diocese of Avignon from the 10th century. Nearby stands the Tour de Ribas, a somewhat medieval building (12th century), the tourist information office is located there. A few steps below the village held a public washhouse fed by a small stream.

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Besides the touristic interest, the charm and tranquility of a Provencal village, the situation of Saint Laurent des Arbres is ideal for visitors. The village is easily accessible, just 5 minutes from the entrance to the A9 (Roquemaure) highway, making all the things to see in the region closer.

Coming to Saint-Laurent des Arbres

location GPS N 44°03'18'' - E 4°41'59''

Saint Laurent les Arbres is located in the department of Gard, near the exit of the A9 motorway (exit 22).

Saint Laurent les ArbresAccommodation near Saint-Laurent des Arbres :

FélisaMaison Felisa
Charming Bed and breakfast in Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres dedicated to Wellness.

Château Beaupré DeleuzeChâteau Beaupré Deleuze
A "Guest Castle" in Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres : three guest rooms, two apartments and two cottages.

Selection of guest rooms in the Gard and bed and breakfast near Châteauneuf du Pape on the portal of Provence's b&b

tourist office : web site www.saint-laurent-des-arbres.com

Sights and activities :
     - Church of Saint-Laurent des Arbres : fortified Romanesque church.
     - Tour Ribas
     - Feast of Saint Laurent in August
     - Harvest Fest in September

Location : altitude 55 meters, 2200 inhabitants, Saint-Laurent des Arbres est à 5 km from Tavel, 15 km from Châteauneuf du pape, 17 km from Villeneuve-les-Avignon, 20 km from Avignon, 29 km from Uzès, 45 km de Nîmes

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