Tourist office. Credit: Olivier TressonTourist office. Credit: Olivier Tresson
©Tourist office. Credit: Olivier Tresson|Olivier Tresson

The Tourist Office at your service

The Tourist Office is at your disposal to help you plan your stay and answer any questions you may have about Avignon and its surroundings.

Avignon Tourist Office

  • Until October 31, 2023

Monday to Saturday : 9h-18h
Sunday and public holidays: 10am-5pm
Avignon Festival (July 5-29): 9am-7pm
August: 9am-6pm

  • Shop until November 5, 2023

Monday to Saturday: 9am-6pm
Sundays and public holidays: 10am-5pm
Festival d’Avignon (July 5-29): 9am-7pm
August: 9am-6pm

  • Maison du Parc – Tourist information point

In June and September : 10:30am-6:30pm
In July and August : 10am-7pm

  • To reach us:

By phone: +33 (0)4 32 74 32 74
By e-mail:

  • A team at your service!

Our bilingual or trilingual consultants can provide information in French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Serbian and Dutch.

Experts of Avignon, they give you their tips and recommendations for a 100% local visit! Hidden corners, must-see places, locals’ secrets, discover our experts’ favorites.

Did you know?

The tourist office is a multicultural space with over 6 nationalities and 8 languages spoken! In high season, our team welcomes seasonal consultants: among them are French or foreign students, young European or international expatriates in our city, all in love with Avignon! Mexican, Chilean, Italian, Dutch, German, and French from all over France, they communicate their enthusiasm and passion for Avignon!

Your day-to-day services

Welcome, advice, information on heritage, leisure activities, events, accommodation, food and wine, restaurants, visits in Avignon and Provence.

Avignon accessible to all, a priority!

The Etat Tourisme et Handicap mark constitutes the proof of concrete commitment as well as the guarantee of an efficient and adapted welcome. It is awarded to tourism professionals who are committed to a quality approach targeted at accessibility to leisure activities and holidays for all. This label is renewed every 3 years. We are labeled for 4 disabilities: motor, visual, hearing, mental.

Visit our special page to discover Avignon with its disability. You can download directly our Accessibility and comfort guide. A complete guide to the accessibility of monuments, museums, walks, guided tours and all the useful information to prepare your stay!

Avignon Tourist Office loves bikes!

Accueil Vélo is a national brand that guarantees quality reception and services along cycle routes for touring cyclists. This mark is renewed every 3 years. We hold at your disposal many free information and support materials: detailed fact sheets and departmental maps as well as free equipment: pump, VAE battery charge and repair kit.

You can also download our Guide Avignon à Vélo. A comprehensive guide to two-wheeled cycling in Avignon and its region!

A reward thanks to testimonials from our visitors. In 2022, the Tourist Office’s Accueil department was awarded the prix trophée de l’e-reputation, category Best Tourist Office in the Region Sud – Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur. The score of 8.8/10 was awarded to Avignon, based on the opinions of visitors to the Tourist Office, collected via the Fairguest tool between January 1 and December 31, 2022.

Our greatest reward is your satisfaction! We are committed to making your stay an unforgettable experience. Your remarks and suggestions help us to improve the quality of our welcome.

Le comptoir des Avignonnais

Are you Avignonnais or live in Greater Avignon and want to (re)discover your city? Are you looking for ideas for weekend or vacation outings? Activities to do in Avignon or its close surroundings?

The office de tourisme, a veritable counter for the locals, is here for you!!

Theater, dance, music, cinema programs: all the cultural news is at the office de tourisme! You’ll also find conference programs, exhibitions, not to mention festive and gourmet events.

Families can find at the Tourist Office all the activities to do with children or teenagers, all year round and during school vacations: treasure hunts, ideas for walks and visits in the town, attractions in the surrounding area…

Prepare your stay with your family!

For outdoor activity enthusiasts, the tourist office and the info point at the Maison du Parc propose all the info on sports, hiking or biking, gardens, sports routes.

Everything you need to know about Barthelasse Island!

The guide to leisure activities lists over 250 organizations offering courses for adults and children in fields as varied as painting, literature, magic, languages, circus… But also activities to let off steam (Capoeira, judo, karate ….), get some fresh air (golf , climbing, skydiving), breathe and find your balance (singing , yoga…), express yourself (music ,theater ). Not forgetting a section dedicated to sport adapté handisport.

Download the brochure!

Avignonnais and residents of Greater Avignon can find practical information and information on local life at the tourist office: transport in the city and to the region, schools, high schools and colleges, associations, information on shops and craftsmen, city and agglo magazines…

Did you know?

The Palais des Papes and the pont d’Avignon are free every Sunday for Avignon residents! On presentation of ID and valid proof of address (less than 6 months). Learn more!

  • Want to re-discover your city?

From November to March, set off to discover Avignon with the Tourist Office’s guide-conférenciers: a program of themed tours lets you discover our city in a different way.
Reservation recommended. Learn more!

  • I’m hosting my family?

To visit Avignon.

To visit the surrounding area: all documentation on major sites, vineyards, attractions in the region, is available from the tourist office.

We welcome newcomers and provide them with all the information they need to settle in Avignon, discover the city and the activities of associations welcoming newcomers.

The store

Our teams welcome you Monday to Saturday, 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm, Sundays 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm.

  • Côté boutique

Craze for our local and regional products stamped Avignon et Provence and for original, handcrafted creations, 100% Avignon and made in France! Stationery, Provencal specialties, cosmetics, accessories, t-shirts, fabric bags, beautiful books and tourist guides, you’re bound to find what you’re looking for!

  • Ticket sales

You’ll be able to buy your tickets directly for monuments, museums, excursions, city tours and the Avignon Citypass!