Many of Gard’s key attractions are located within easy driving distance of Sauveterre, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Chateau de la Gardine and the much-loved Chateau Fortia. And don’t miss the Place du Portail and Chateauneuf-du-Pape.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and galleries of Musee Calvet in Avignon, the Musee du Petit Palais and Collection Lambert.
While you are in and around Sauveterre, stop by the Chartreuse du Val de Benediction in Villeneuve-les-Avignon and the Place de l'Horloge in Avignon. The Eglise Collegiale Notre-Dame in Villeneuve-les-Avignon offer those visiting a chance to better understand the religious history of the area. The Gard area features some evocative reminders of the past; be sure not to miss the Tour Philippe le Bel in Villeneuve-les-Avignon and Fort St-Andre.
Those travelling without kids will enjoy spending some time at the Chateau de Vaudieu in Chateauneuf-du-Pape.
At the end of a long day seeing the sights around Sauveterre, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Make reservations for the Hotel de I'Horloge, Avignon, the Hotel d'Europe, Avignon, or the Le Prieure, Villeneuve-les-Avignon.