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Ile de la Barthelasse

| Ile de la Barthelasse, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 6 11 54 75 89
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Best view ;)

pleasantplace to spend a sunny afternoon, as long as you like dogs, as all the local dog owners... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
Ferry Across The Rhone

The best part of visiting the Ile is to use the free ferry - which goes from just below the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John D
Welwyn, United Kingdom
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| Ile de la Barthelasse, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 6 11 54 75 89
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Reviewed 3 days ago

pleasantplace to spend a sunny afternoon, as long as you like dogs, as all the local dog owners come here for "walkies"

Thank tcampbell461
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best part of visiting the Ile is to use the free ferry - which goes from just below the historic bridge. The Ile itself is flat and good for walking.

Thank John D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So close to Avignon and yet so far. We often eat at pavilion bleu just above the bridge with great city views or park in the island lot and take the free Avignon shuttle.

Thank johnStaBarbara
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Barthelasse is big, great for a bike ride, you can get lost for hours and be parlty shaded a lot of the awy. Organic farms, the odd restaurant. There is unfortuntaely nowhere to swim, unless you were staying in a gite. I would definitely consider...More

Thank AustralianInAvignon
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We walked here to see what was there. There was a restaurant bar. Beside that there was not much to see. As a country walk it is probably worth going. It was pleasant watching the river traffic.

Thank David A
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We walked down to the Free Ferry point (1st Ferry leaves at 10:00am) and crossed the river in less than five mins, once off the ferry we had a very gentle stroll along the river bank past the Pont, giving us a spectacular view of...More

3  Thank DaveandShaz
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I discovered this by accident and so glad I went. A little gem of countryside right outside the walls of Avignon.

Thank Lucyartist
Reviewed 29 April 2017

After buying our picnic from Les Halles market, we got the free ferry from Avignon to the Ile de la Barthelasse. GETTING THERE They go every 10 minutes and they run at different times based on the month. So for example, we went in April...More

2  Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We took the free navette ( closed during the winter) across the Rhone and then pottered off on our bikes to the restaurant Le Bercail. Great spot for looking back towards the Palais des Papes and the Doms de Rochers. So peaceful - a perfect...More

Thank georgie081
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The island is in the middle of the river just outside Avignon.There good walking and cycling tracks around the island without any hills.From the bike track you get a great view the part bridge famous from the song "sur le pont d'avignon" and the city...More

1  Thank Don D
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Cheryl O
11 September 2016|
Response from travelfreak53 | Reviewed this property |
We drove there. Sorry I can't help you with the ferry. :(