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There are only two larger towns in the area:
 
There are only two larger towns in the area:
 
* [[Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer]], on the southern tip of the Camargue;
 
* [[Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer]], on the southern tip of the Camargue;
* [[Aigues-Mortes]], on the edge of the so-called Petite Camargue, in the west of the region. Close by you will also find the beach resort of '''Le Grau-du-Roi'''.  
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* [[Aigues-Mortes]], on the edge of the so-called Petit Camargue, in the west of the region. Close by you will also find the beach resort of '''Le Grau-du-Roi'''.  
  
 
The eastern side of the Camargue is part of the municipality of [[Arles]], and has no agglomerations to speak of; the largest village  here is '''Salin-de-Giraud'''.
 
The eastern side of the Camargue is part of the municipality of [[Arles]], and has no agglomerations to speak of; the largest village  here is '''Salin-de-Giraud'''.
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===Other destinations===
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Parc Ornithologique du Pont de Gau - a series of lakes/scrapes which are home to many of the birds of the Camargue. The parc provides a good introduction to the native species.
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To walk around the two sections takes about three hours, but the bird life on view will keep your attention and lengthen this time. Enthusiastic photographers could spend most of the day here.
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==

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