Guided tour of the historic center

Cultural Guided tour Historic Heritage days

Thursday 18 July 2024

at 09:30

Thursday 08 August 2024

at 09:30

Location : Office de Tourisme d'Istres


Discover the historic center of Istres and its medieval past on a guided tour for the 2023 European Heritage Days, with the tourist office!
The first written traces of this ancient town date back to the 10th century, in 966 to be exact! Istres has a truly historic, fortified center.
This tour takes you up to the belvedere overlooking Istres and Notre Dame de Beauvoir (12th-century church). The guide will explain the specific features of the habitat of old Istres, the way the houses were built, and the history and legends surrounding the town.
Free with registration at the Istres Tourist Office.
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Office de Tourisme d'Istres
Phone : +33 4 42 81 76 00
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Office de Tourisme d'Istres
30 Allée Jean Jaurès
  • Spoken language(s) :
    • French


Free entry for children < 4 years.
  • Payment methods :
    • Bank/credit card
    • Cheque
    • Cash


30 Allée Jean Jaurès
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.514538
Longitude : 4.987461
Marseille/Provence : Airport/Airfield at 40km
Bus station : Bus stop at 0.7km
Istres : Railway station at 0.5km
  • Further information :
    • Office de Tourisme d'Istres Place
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