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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The avenue of tress makes the entrance extremely inviting on a hot day. It is interesting to read that this a small portion left of what was a huge Necropolis. Also interesting that in past centuries the stone sarcophagi were taken to be used as...More

Thank Rowie47
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The Elyscamps is about 10 to 15 minutes walk south from the amphitheatre and I guess is one of those sites you either like because of its history or dislike because there is not much to see except empty tombs and an empty church. Personally...More

Thank RobertJE
Reviewed 8 August 2018

If you are on a quest to track down Vincent Van Gogh's spots where he created his famous paintings, this is one of them.

Thank GlobeTrotting809621
Reviewed 5 August 2018

A quiet destination after the busyness of the city. Ancient graves and an old church. Atmospheric. Van Gogh painted there.

Thank Rosie636
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit, especially as part of the Arles Liberté pass or multi pass. There isn’t much info so if you want more than a tranquil stroll you might want to do some homework in advance. Up to date opening hours shown on photo.

Thank sasskib
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Beautifully maintained, the Alyscamps is a delight to visit. Little has changed since Van Gogh's day. Serene and majestic and just that bit out of the centre of Arles to give one a bit of breathing space. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank nonamama
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We toured the Alyscamps necropolis. There's a good overview when you enter the site. Other information would useful in the church and other places to help put things in context.

Thank claude_monnier
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The cemetery walk is lined up with rows of empty sarcophagi on both sides..no inscriptions and no markers. The only information is on a small board at the entrance.As for the church.it is totally empty, no information whatsoever and looks totally abandoned.Its a 20 minute...More

Thank Judy N
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

If you are wondering whether Les Alycamps is too far away from the center of Arles to visit, hesitate no more: it's a short and pleasant walk and worth your time. It costs to visit, but once you have been you will be glad you...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

This cemetery is the husk of the ancient Roman burial place for Arles. Rows of empty sarcophagi along a single avenue culminate in a somewhat battered Christian church. All the inscriptions and other material has long since been removed to the marvellous archaeological museum. Van...More

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Alison D
20 November 2017|
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Response from DJ139 | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase a Pass Liberte or Advantage Pass, both of with include Les Alyscamps, online at the Arles Toursime website. You can also purchase either of these passes in person at the tourist information center in Arles... More
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Jerihh
19 June 2015|
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Rue Marius, close to the Place de la Libération. It's free
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