Besseges tourism and travel guide

Photo of Besseges in Gard

Photo is of Saint-Ambroix at 9 km from Besseges

Visit Besseges: highlights and tourist information

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Besseges 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 Besseges in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Ambroix at 9 km and Banne at 10 km.

Besseges, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

Saint-Ambroix is an interesting town, in part because of the ruined castles and the...

See Saint-Ambroix guide


at 10 km (direction north-east), in the Ardeche department

The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets of the small...

See Banne guide


at 13 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ardeche department

Stroll through the pretty village of Naves and you will see progressively more ancient...

See Naves guide


at 20 km (direction east)

Barjac is a historic market town in the lovely countryside of he northern Gard...

See Barjac guide


at 24 km (direction north-east), in the Ardeche department

Explore the castle and medieval centre of Joyeuse - then head to the river...

See Joyeuse guide


at 24 km (direction north-east), in the Ardeche department

Both the medieval village and the river beach combine to make Labeaume very rewarding...

See Labeaume guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east)

Montclus is a tiny but beautiful village in a lovely setting on the Cèze...

See Montclus guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Lussan is a pretty village of character in Languedoc-Roussillon with two ancient castles...

See Lussan guide


at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Vezenobres guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

The historic heart of Anduze, with its small squares and medieval houses, is very...

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

We enjoyed walking through the alleys of bamboo at the bamboo garden at Prafrance...

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide
Vallon Pont d\'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 27 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ardeche department

Because of the proximity to the Gorges de l'Ardeche and the lively holiday atmosphere...

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide
Pont d\'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 27 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ardeche department

The small beach and beautiful setting make Pont d'Arc a very beautiful and popular...

See Pont d'Arc guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lozere department

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages in the Cevennes...

See Le Pont de Montvert guide

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Markets in and near Besseges

Market days in Besseges: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Besseges: market Thursday (0km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (8km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (13km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (19km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (20km)
  • Villefort: market Thursday (21km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about Besseges, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Besseges, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (4km)
  • Bois de Païolive (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (31km)
  • Mont Lozère (32km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (35km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (36km)
  • Tanargue (37km)
  • Mont Aigoual (45km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (19km)

Geography and distances

Besseges is in the south of France at 55 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Besseges is 525 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Besseges

Canton: Bessèges

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30160

Distance to Besseges

from Nimes (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 525 km

from Calais: 759 km

from Nice: 262 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bordezac, Courry, Gagnieres, Le Martinet, Meyrannes, Molieres-sur-Ceze, Peyremale, Robiac-Rochessadoule, Saint-Florent-sur-Auzonnet, Saint-Paul-le-Jeune and Senechas.

This page in French: Visiter Besseges