Aigues-Vives tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aigues-Vives: highlights and tourist information

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Aigues-Vives is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 18 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Aigues-Vives is 586 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sommieres at 9 km and Nimes at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aigues-Vives, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aigues-Vives in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gard

Map of places to visit near Aigues-Vives

Markets in and near Aigues-Vives

  • Vergeze: market Thursday (3km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (5km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (9km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (18km)
  • Aigues-Mortes: market Sunday (19km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (20km)

More information about Aigues-Vives, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Aigues-Vives, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aigues-Vives.


  • Mare Nostrum (26km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (36km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (18km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (25km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (41km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (19km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (27km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (37km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (40km)
  • Etang de Thau (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (27km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aigues-Vives

Canton: Sommières

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30670

Distance to Aigues-Vives

from Nimes (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 586 km

from Calais: 820 km

from Nice: 248 km

from Bordeaux: 398 km

from Strasbourg: 605 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Aigues-Vives from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubais, Aujargues, Boissieres, Calvisson, Codognan, Congenies, Gallargues-le-Montueux, Junas, Mus, Nages-et-Solorgues, Saint-Series, Saturargues, Vergeze and Villetelle.

This page in French: Visiter Aigues-Vives