Pont du Gard
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400 Route du Pont du Gard
Vers-Pont-du-Gard, Occitanie 30210
Telefoonnummer+33 4 66 37 50 99
Status openingstijdenOpen · Closes 8:00 PM
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The spectacular Pont du Gard is an ancient Roman aqueduct bridge built in the first century AD to carry water to the Roman colony of Nemausus. It crosses the Gardon River near the town of Vers-Pont-du-Gard. The Pont du Gard is the highest of all Roman aqueduct bridges, and one of the best preserved…
Dates back to the beginning of the Common Era (50AD). The tallest Roman bridge-aqueduct in the World, 48 meters high. (A UNESCO World Heritage Site).
Must been seen , built by the Romans and still standing. There is a museum explaining the history . Take a picnic and swim in the river. Stay late and watch the sunset do not miss it! Kayaks can be hired at Collias you go under the bridge and are picked up on the other side and delivered back to…
Magnificent Roman aqueduct. In the warmer months you can swim there or even kayak along the river underneath the arches.