Following in the footsteps of the Romans Suisse Tourisme - Dominik Baur

Aventicum, its site and its thermal baths

Aug 19, 2023
Avenches - Visits and guided tours

Your guide will take you to discover the various monumental remains of the town of Aventicum.

A Roman colony and capital of the Helvetians, Aventicum was home to nearly 20,000 inhabitants at the height of its development. Many remains of its public monuments remain today, the most famous being the Amphitheatre.
During this tour, your guide will introduce you to the history of the city and its various buildings as well as the daily life of its inhabitants.
This tour of the Roman site and its many monuments will end at the thermal baths, a real leisure complex with pools, saunas, massage rooms and a rest room.

Visits in French and German
Registration required online or at Avenches Tourism

Duration: 1h30
Price: CHF 15.- per person
Free for children up to 12 years old

A minimum number of participants is required on this tour

Meeting point: Roman Museum of Avenches

Registration deadline: Wednesday 16 August 2023

Visit in French:
Saturday 19 August 2023 from 10:00 to 11:30

Visit in German:
Saturday 19 August 2023 from 10:00 to 11:30

  • Office du Tourisme d'Avenches
  • Place de l'Eglise 3
  • 1580 Avenches - CH

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