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…
Magnificent Roman aqueduct. In the warmer months you can swim there or even kayak along the river underneath the arches.
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).
Prenez le temps de sortir de Nîmes pour faire cette escapade si vous en avez le temps! Vous ne le regretterez pas...
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“This is a fantastic piece of Roman history. You can buy a ticket to go inside it or just marvel at it from the outs. Throughout the year there are concerts, shows and even bullfights held in the arena.”
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