The Palace of the Popes (“Palais des Papes”), located in the heart of the city of Avignon, is the biggest Gothic palace in all of Europe, and was used by the popes in the 14th century. As a mighty symbol of the church’s influence throughout the western Christian world in those days, the Palace of the Popes is a must see when traveling to Provence with your kids.
Meet your private, fully-licensed guide and let them take you through this fascinating fortress. Thanks to many stories and fun facts, you will understand what it was like to be a pope in the 14th century. From the assembly halls for the Conclave, the treasury and the impressive kitchens to the private rooms of the popes and the built-in church, you and your children will enjoy every minute of this privately guided tour.
To make it even more captivating for your children, they will each receive a game booklet. Your guide will also be carrying a tactile screen to show you what is was like to live in the castle back then.
This tour is available in the following languages: English, French, Spanish
Meeting Point: At the Palace of the Popes
Finish: At the Palace of the Popes