Gounod hotel near Glanum
You want to visit the majestic archaeological site of Glanum in Saint-Rémy de Provence and live the experience thoroughly by staying in a hotel close to this place steeped in history? The Hotel Gounod is ideally located in the heart of the small village of Saint-Rémy de Provence, near the site of Glanum which sits majestically at the entrance of the town. Near the Baux-de-Provence, on a road lined with olive groves and vineyards, live an exceptional discovery of the archaeological treasures of Glanum.
The Glanum observation allows you to apprehend the results of more than a century of archaeological research through a guided tour for groups or more independently, according to your desires. This site near the Gounod Hotel is a real architectural treasure nestled in a magical setting. It is in the heart of the Alpilles massif that these remains of Antiquity are found. Thus, you will have the chance to admire an exceptional panorama of the archaeological site of Glanum from the high belvederes specially arranged for the tourist visit.
Built close to a sacred source in tribute to the Gallic god Glan, the Glanum site was originally an oppidum. The place was rocked with Hellenic influences before being conquered by the Romans and finally destroyed during invasions of barbarians from the North. You can also take a look at the Arc de Triomphe and the Mausoleum des Julii, nicknamed "Les Antiques" of Saint-Rémy de Provence, which formed the entrance to the ancient city of Glanum.
To relax and rest after your visit to Glanum, choose the 3-star Hotel Gounod, very close to the archaeological site.