Are you staying at the Hôtel des 4 vents and looking for an activity to do? We recommend that you visit the town of Aigues-Mortes with your family! In a few lines, discover places not to be missed.
The Town of Aigues-Mortes
The town of Aigues-Mortes, where the Hôtel des 4 vents is located, is a village where a little over 8,300 people live.
In addition, it has an area of 22.27 square miles and has the particularity of being on a completely flat surface.
Indeed, its altitude oscillates between 0 and 9 foot in height.
The humid plain and the ponds of Little Camargue cover part of its territory.
In addition, the entire southern half is occupied by salt pans, ponds and marshes.
Many Activities to Do
There are many activities and it is easy to visit the city of Aigues-Mortes with the family.
In fact, it is possible to go to the salt marshes or to the ramparts. The hot summer weather will prompt you to visit the city’s superb art galleries.
The Salt Marshes
If you want to take instagrammable photos, then the Aigues-Mortes salt marshes will delight you.
Certainly, the pinkish colors of the ponds will bring a sumptuous effect to your photos.
Besides, do you know why these ponds are pink? This is due to microscopic algae.
In addition, you can admire flamingos and nearly 200 species of birds of passage.
Aigues-Mortes is also a land of artists and handicraftsmen. Dozens of art galleries are accessible for young and old.
On the program, paintings, sculptures, lithographs, collages or even photographs… Perfect for visiting the city of Aigues-Mortes with the family in a more intimate way.
The Ramparts of Aigues-Mortes
The ramparts of Aigues-Mortes are part of an impressive device that stretches over more than 1 mile.
In fact, the fortified enclosure was built during the time of Saint-Louis. The ramparts are therefore worth the detour, do not miss them!
Now you have all it takes to visit the city of Aigues Morte with your family from the Hôtel des 4 vents. Contact us on +33 4 66 53 68 10 or go to the contact section of our website.