Nîmes and the Pont du Gard

Nîmes, nicknamed the “French Rome”, is famous for its perfectly preserved Roman amphitheater, the arenas. The Maison Carrée, a Roman temple, and the Jardins de la Fontaine add to its historic charm.

A few kilometers away, the Pont du Gard, a Roman aqueduct from the 1st century AD, is an architectural masterpiece. It majestically spans the Gardon and offers spectacular panoramas. You can stroll there, swim in the river or learn more about its history at the dedicated museum. 

Nîmes and the Pont du Gard embody the region's Roman heritage and invite you on an exciting journey through time.

Avignon, the City of the Popes

Avignon is a pearl of Provence, steeped in history and culture. It is famous for its Palace of the Popes, a majestic medieval fortress. You can marvel at the Pont Saint-Bénézet, better known as the “Pont d’Avignon”.

Avignon vibrates to the rhythm of festivals, including the Avignon Festival, one of the most prestigious theater festivals in the world.

Its narrow streets are full of boutiques, cafes and restaurants, offering an authentic experience.

The city is surrounded by imposing ramparts, which offer stunning panoramic views of the region.

The city of Montpellier

Montpellier, a dynamic and sunny city, located a short distance from Mas d'Hélène, offers a vibrant Mediterranean atmosphere. Stroll through the superb historic center, admire the elegant architecture of the Place de la Comédie and explore the botanical gardens. This college town offers a vibrant cultural scene and delicious local cuisine. Montpellier, between tradition and modernity, invites you to discover its unique charm.

The Mediterranean Sea

More than an hour's drive from Mas d'Hélène, the Mediterranean deploys its sparkling waters and sunny beaches. Enjoy a seaside getaway to relax on the golden sands, indulge in refreshing swimming and sample marine culinary specialties in charming coastal villages. The Mediterranean Sea, within reach, offers you a refreshing break during your stay in Crestet.