Avignon is a favorite stop for visitors in the southern region of France. With many cheap car rental vehicle types available, as well as several convenient and inexpensive Kemwel pick up locations, renting a car with Kemwel is the best way to begin your travel plans. With a warm climate and ideal location on the bank of the Rhone River, Avignon is known in France as the capital of theater.
Avignon not only has a wonderful display of architectural history, but a thriving artistic and theater scene as well that is sure to charm any visitor. Avignon was the home to the Papacy during Roman violence and chaos in the fourteenth century. The Palace of the Popes is a medieval gothic building impossible to miss on your tour. Also highly visible is Pont St-Benezet, a medieval bridge constructed to span the Rhone River. Although only four of it's original 20 plus arches remain intact, Pont St-Benezet is a wonderful reminder of days past. Current day interests in Avignon include the amazing Avignon Opera House, and an active dance and theater community well known throughout France to be the most talented and enthusiastic. Every year Avignon hosts the Avignon Festival, a celebration based on theater, traditional music and dance. Questions about driving in Avignon are addressed on Kemwel's helpful driving information page.
Southern France is a wonderful setting to tour by car. The charm and picturesque city of Avignon is not too far from the sea, and a perfect location to explore both urban and surrounding areas. Book a cheap Kemwel car rental online, or call us at 1-877-820-0668, and begin your vacation today. If you have questions about booking online please visit our frequently asked questions page.