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Tavel tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Tavel in Gard

Photo of Villeneuve-les-Avignon at 9 km from Tavel

Visit Tavel: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location: Tavel is situated in the Gard (Languedoc-Roussillon region) in the south of France at 33 km from Nimes, the department capital. (General information: Tavel is 568 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby: these include Villeneuve-les-Avignon at 9 km and Avignon at 11 km . For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tavel tourism: selected places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Tavel. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

photo of Villeneuve-les-Avignon
Villeneuve-les-Avignon 9km
photo of Avignon
Avignon 11km
photo of Pont du Gard
Pont du Gard 15km
photo of Orange
Orange 17km
photo of Beaucaire
Beaucaire 23km
photo of Tarascon
Tarascon 23km
photo of La Roque-sur-Ceze
La Roque-sur-Ceze 25km
photo of Saint-Remy-de-Provence
Saint-Remy-de-Provence 27km
photo of Carpentras
Carpentras 28km
photo of Pernes-les-Fontaines
Pernes-les-Fontaines 29km
photo of Baux-de-Provence
Baux-de-Provence 31km
photo of Fontvieille
Fontvieille 32km
photo of Le Beaucet
Le Beaucet 34km
photo of Seguret
Seguret 34km

Map of places to visit near Tavel and location information

Photos taken within 10 km

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Markets in and near Tavel

Local markets

  • Roquemaure: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (9km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (12km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (13km)
  • Remoulins: market Friday (13km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (14km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (17km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (17km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (19km)
  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (19km)
  • Uzes: market Saturday (23km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (25km)
  • Marguerittes: market Saturday (27km)
  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (28km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Manduel: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (29km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (30km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (30km)
  • Fontvieille: market Monday & Friday (32km)
  • Bellegarde: market Friday (32km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (33km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (33km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (33km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (34km)
  • Eygalieres: market Friday (34km)
  • Arles: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (38km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (40km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (40km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (40km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Saint-Gilles: market Thursday & Sunday (43km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (43km)
  • Eyguieres: market Tuesday (44km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (47km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (48km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (49km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (49km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (49km)
  • Mallemort: market Friday (50km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (50km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (52km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (54km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (57km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (57km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Tavel, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Tavel and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Grand sites of France Pont du Gard (15km); Aven d'Orgnac (40km); Camargue (49km); Gorges de l'Ardeche (50km)

Heritage sites Avignon Centre (11km); Orange Roman Theatre (17km); Roman Arles (38km); Arles église St Honorat (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (38km); Saint-Gilles ancienne abbatialle (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) La Roque-sur-Ceze (25km); Baux-de-Provence (31km); Seguret (34km); Aigueze (35km); Venasque (36km); Gordes (42km); Menerbes (45km)

National Monuments Fort Saint-Andre (9km); Glanum (27km); Montmajour Abbey (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Beaucaire (23km); Pernes-les-Fontaines (29km); Nyons (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs Alpilles (33km)

Churches or other religious monuments Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (11km); Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (23km); Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (33km); Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (34km); Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (38km); Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (38km); Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (39km); Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (42km); Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (43km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Brantes (14km); Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (19km); Jarditrain (33km); Jardins de la Fontaine (33km); Jardin de l'Alchimiste (34km); Jardin des herbes (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Villeneuve-les-Avignon (9km); Avignon (12km); Nimes (33km); Arles (38km); Saint-Gilles (43km)

Sites of natural beauty Cascades du Sautadet (24km); Dentelles de Montmirail (34km); Grotte de Saint-Marcel (38km); Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (42km); Gorges de Régalon (49km); Gorges de Régalon (49km); Etang de Scamandre (51km); Grotte de la Cocaliere (54km); Bois de Païolive (58km)

Towns of Art and history Uzes (22km); Carpentras (28km); Vaison-la-Romaine (39km)

zoo or wildlife park La Ferme aux crocodiles (38km); Zoo de La Barben (59km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tavel

Canton: Roquemaure

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 30126

Distance to Tavel

from Nimes (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 568 km

from Calais: 800 km

from Nice: 209 km

from Bordeaux: 429 km

from Strasbourg: 560 km

Close by

We have 6 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tavel): Les Angles, Lirac, Rochefort-du-Gard, Saint-Genies-de-Comolas, Saint-Laurent-Des-Arbres and Saint-Victor-la-Coste.

Getting here

For driving distances to Tavel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

This page in French: Visitez Tavel

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