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All information gathered first-hand, since 1995

Arles is the best base for visiting the Camargue, with the Musée Camarguais, the Ornithological Park of Pont de Grau and the seaside village of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer with the Gypsy gathering every May.

There are day-trips to the southeast to visit the villages around the Etang de Berre, including St. Chamas, Istres, and the "Venice of Provence" Martigues.