Arles, France

Arles is a city and commune in the south of France, in the Bouches-du-Rhône department, of which it is a subprefecture, in the former province of Provence. The city has a long history, and was of considerable importance in the Roman province of Gallia Narbonensis. The Roman and Romanesque Monuments of Arles were listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1981. The Dutch post-Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh lived in Arles in 1888-1889 and produced over 300 paintings and drawings during his time there.

Arles has important remains of Roman times, which have been listed as World Heritage Sites since 1981. They include the Roman theatre, The arena or amphitheatre, The Alyscamps (Roman necropolis), The Thermes of Constantine, The cryptoporticus, The obelisk and the Barbegal aqueduct and mill.

Things to see and do

* Roman ruins
* Musée de l'Arles et de la Provence antiques
* Saturday market
* "Espace Van Gogh," - center for Vincent van Gogh's works
* Church of St. Trophime (Saint Trophimus)

General Information

Cruise Season – March - Dec
Currency – Euro (EUR)
Language – French
Land Area – 758.93 km²
Population – 53,000 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style.
Time – UTC plus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 44

Port Location – The river port at Arles is located approximately 1km from the city centre.

Travel Links - The Gare d'Arles railway station offers connections to Avignon, Nîmes, Marseilles, Paris, Bordeaux and several regional destinations.

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Cruises from Arles, France

Cruise Date Duration
AmaCello, Essence of Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon-Sur-Saone 18/08/22 7 nts
Emerald Liberte, Sensations of Lyon & Provence ex Arles to Lyon 27/08/22 7 nts
AmaCello, Essence of Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon-Sur-Saone 01/09/22 7 nts
Emerald Liberte, Sensations of Lyon & Provence ex Arles to Lyon 10/09/22 7 nts
Emerald Liberte & Radiance, Three Rivers Discovery ex Arles to Oporto 10/09/22 14 nts
AmaCello, Essence of Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon-Sur-Saone 15/09/22 7 nts
Emerald Liberte, Sensations of Lyon & Provence ex Arles to Lyon 24/09/22 7 nts
AmaCello, Essence of Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon-Sur-Saone 29/09/22 7 nts
Van Gogh, (AEL) 4 Night A trip to admire the beautiful scenery of the Rhône valley ex Arles, France to Lyon, France 04/10/22 4 nts
AmaCello, Essence of Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon-Sur-Saone 13/10/22 7 nts
Anne-Marie, (AVF) Provence along the Canal du Rhone-a-Sete ex Arles to Sete 15/10/22 6 nts
Emerald Liberte, Sensations of Lyon & Provence ex Arles to Lyon 22/10/22 7 nts
AmaCello, Essence of Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon-Sur-Saone 27/10/22 7 nts
AmaCello, Essence of Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon-Sur-Saone 10/11/22 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence (culinary) ex Arles to Chalon 28/03/23 7 nts
Anne-Marie, (AVF) Provence along the Canal du Rhone-a-Sete ex Arles to Sete 31/03/23 6 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 11/04/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 25/04/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Active & Discovery On The Rhone ex Arles to Lyon 09/05/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 23/05/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 06/06/23 7 nts
Anne-Marie, (AVF) Provence along the Canal du Rhone-a-Sete ex Arles to Sete 09/06/23 6 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Active & Discovery On The Rhone ex Arles to Lyon 20/06/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 04/07/23 7 nts
Anne-Marie, (AVF) Provence along the Canal du Rhone-a-Sete ex Arles to Sete 07/07/23 6 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 18/07/23 7 nts
Anne-Marie, (AVF) Provence along the Canal du Rhone-a-Sete ex Arles to Sete 21/07/23 6 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Active & Discovery On The Rhone ex Arles to Lyon 01/08/23 7 nts
Anne-Marie, (AVF) Provence along the Canal du Rhone-a-Sete ex Arles to Sete 04/08/23 6 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 15/08/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 29/08/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Active & Discovery On The Rhone ex Arles to Lyon 12/09/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 26/09/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence ex Arles to Chalon 10/10/23 7 nts
Avalon Poetry II, Burgundy & Provence (wine Appreciation) ex Arles to Chalon 24/10/23 7 nts