Survol du Rhône, du Vaucluse et du Gard
Take off from Nîmes-Courbessac airfield, and flight to join the Saint Roman Abbey. Hermits and benedictins lived there at the end of the 5th century, and the 7th century. Then, the abbey became a school for the smarter children.
You will fly over The "Saint Michel de Frigolet" abbey, built in 12th century, and the cities of Beaucaire and Tarascon.
You will discover the beautiful city of Avignon, and its medieval buildings : "Le Pont d'Avignon", "Le Palais des Papes" et "La Tour Philippe le Bel".
Then, you will fly for reach "Les Georges du Gardon". A wild and awesome landscape will be facing you : between impressive cliffs, you will discover the Gardon. This river begins from the Cevennes to the Rhône River, 127 km further.
Continue your journey to the famous "Pont du Gard". This three levels bridge, built in the 1st century, allow to the Nîmes acqueduct to go over the river.
You will finish you journey by an overview of the ruins of Rocquencourt Catsle, (almost fully destroyed during the World War II), and an overview of automobile circuit of Ledenon.
After a one hour flight, you will come back to your starting point.