Bernis tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bernis in Gard

Photo is of Nimes at 10 km from Bernis

Visit Bernis: highlights and tourist information

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Bernis is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bernis in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nimes at 10 km and Sommieres at 16 km.

Bernis, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction north-east)

Nimes contains some of the most complete ancient Roman monuments to be seen anywhere...

See Nimes guide


at 16 km (direction west)

Adults will enjoy seeing the many historic monuments in Sommieres, although children might prefer...

See Sommieres guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

The remarkable town of Aigues-Mortes is a fortified town that retains its entire medieval...

See Aigues-Mortes guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction south-west), in the Herault department

The 1960's architecture gives La Grande-Motte its unique character, and the long beach attracts...

See La Grande-Motte guide
Pont du Gard

Pont du Gard

Heritage Site at 28 km (direction north-east)

The Pont-du-Gard is a 2000 year old Roman aquaduct, an extraordinary feat of engineering...

See Pont du Gard guide
Le Grau-du-Roi

Le Grau-du-Roi

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

Le Grau-de-Roi is one of the most eastern, and one of the most popular,...

See Le Grau-du-Roi guide


at 29 km (direction east)

Beaucaire is well situtaed for exploring the popular towns of Arles, Nimes and Avignon...

See Beaucaire guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The roman amphitheatre and the traditional pastel-painted houses in the historic centre make Arles...

See Arles guide
Roman Arles

Roman Arles

Heritage Site at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The town of Arles contains numerous Roman monuments including the famous amphitheatre...

See Roman Arles guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

The medieval centre of Uzes is interesting to explore, then perhaps visit the extensive...

See Uzes guide
Chateau de Tarascon

Chateau de Tarascon

Castle at 30 km (direction east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The Chateau de Tarascon is an imposing 15th century castle on the banks of...

See Chateau de Tarascon guide


at 30 km (direction east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

Tarascon is a pleasant town with a substantial castle on the Rhone river, well...

See Tarascon guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

There are numerous places of interest to discover as you explore the narrow ancient...

See Sauve guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

The village of Vézénobres, north-west of Nimes, is a delightful small village quite overlooked...

See Vezenobres guide

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Markets in and near Bernis

  • Vergeze: market Thursday (6km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (8km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (10km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Saint-Gilles: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Manduel: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (16km)

More information about Bernis, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Bernis, France

What to do at Bernis? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bernis.


  • Mare Nostrum (35km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (29km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (31km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (10km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (34km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (40km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (17km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (33km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (45km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (36km)

Geography and distances

Bernis is in the south of France at 10 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Bernis is 585 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bernis

Canton: Vauvert

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30620

Distance to Bernis

from Nimes (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 585 km

from Calais: 819 km

from Nice: 240 km

from Bordeaux: 405 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubord, Beauvoisin, Boissieres, Codognan, Generac, Langlade, Milhaud, Nages-et-Solorgues, Saint-Dionizy, Uchaud, Vergeze and Vestric-et-Candiac.

This page in French: Visiter Bernis