Enjoy this private tour with your own chauffeur/guide in english and get to know Nimes from the eyes of a local. You will be driven around the city´s most important landmarks and enjoy while your driver/guide tells you the secrets of this wonderful city.
We will pick you up from your hotel or place of your choice (hotel, cruise port, airport or apartment) and take you on this private tour to Nimes. Please let us know in advance, we can arrange pick ups from the surrounding areas.
We will help you organize your completely personalized and unique experience in Nimes. Your driver/guide will be with you the whole way, from pick up to drop off, telling you the history and showing you the top spots of the city.
Most important sites & Monuments in this private tour
With this private tour you will get to know Nimes, its roman amphitheater and its modern constructions.
Your driver-guide in english/french will pick you up in Marseille and will drive 1 hour and 10 minutes west, until you arrive to Nimes, where you will be delighted by the history that this city offers.
You will visit Les Arénes, the most amazing roman ruins that the city offers. Les Arénes is a amphitheater builded in the 1st Century, which was used for gladiator fights, and used to host 22.000 spectators. After the fall of the roman empire, it has been used as housing for around 2.000 people in misery conditions, until the XIX Century, where it has been restaurated.
Visit the Fontaine du Cocodrile and the most famous building that Nimes has, the Castellum (an aqueduct of 50 km to send water to the whole city of Nimes in the Roman times).
You can visit the Cathedrale Notre-Dame et St-Castor, which is opened for visits everyday from 10:00 AM to 12:00.
You will also visit the Maison Carrée, the best conserved roman temple in the city. It was builded by Agrippa, of hellenic and corinthian style. Inside the building there is a projection in 3D of the history of Nimes (if you are interested in visiting, we can organize your tickets, let us know!)
We can arrange the exact duration of the experience to fit your own needs. However this option of tour has a length of 6 hours, please don´t hesitate in contacting if you want a different length or plan for you tour.
We can arrange the exact duration of the experience to fit your own needs. However this option of tour has a length of 5 hours, please don´t hesitate in contacting if you want a longer tour.
City of Nimes
The first inhabitants of Nimes where the Roman troops that fought on the campaign of Augustus in Egypt, in the year 31 b.C.
It is very well known for hosting many, and very well conserved, roman monuments. Like the amphitheater, the Maison Carrée and the Castellum.
The city has a population of 147.000 people, and it belongs to the department of Gard.
Our Private Tours & Experiences at Tour Travel & More
Tour Travel & More offers private custom tours for families, group of friends or even incentives. We adapt our tours to fit your own personal needs. We also understand each customers needs while on holiday and we do everything possible to make your stay and experience unforgettable. All our vehicles are private luxury vehicles, mini buses, and buses. Our guides are in any case private official tour guide, licensed and all have great knowledge to make your experience memorable. We have official guides in a large number of languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch, Chinese, Russian, Japanese, German, Greek, & Portuguese amongst others.