Auvers-sur-Oise is an hour’s drive from Paris, located on the River Oise 30 km north of Paris.
The Auberge Ravoux Known as Van Gogh House:
The Ravoux Inn situated in the heart of Auvers-sur-Oise, was the last home of Vincent Van Gogh.
The site is listed French historic monuments and the only place lived in by Van Gogh still surviving in its original state. The attic rooms of Ravoux Inn are still redolent of the spirit of the painter. Room 5
Was his; it is destiny is tempered by intimacy and humility.
After your guided visit of Ravoux Inn, the driver will lead you on a village walking tour:
- Absinthe museum.
- Doctor Gachet house.
- Daubigny house and workshop.
- Auvers-sur-Oise Church painted by Van Gogh.
- Auvers-sur-Oise Cemetery: Van Gogh and his brother Theo tombs.
- The wheat fields painted by Van Gogh.
Please note that :
Auberge Ravoux has an excellent small restaurant, but it has to be reserved in advance.
As Auvers-sur-Oise is on the way to Giverny, we suggest a full-day tour of both with a stop in a country-side restaurant for lunch.
Auvers-sur-Oise is also on the way to Rouen City know by Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc); And to Honfleur (Normandie).