Brignon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vezenobres at 9 km from Brignon

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Brignon 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 Brignon in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vezenobres at 9 km and Uzes at 16 km.

Brignon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Vezenobres

Vezenobres

at 9 km (direction north-west)

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

See Vezenobres guide
Uzes

Uzes

at 16 km (direction east)

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

See Uzes guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide
Anduze

Anduze

at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Anduze guide
 
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Nimes

Nimes

at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Nimes guide
Lussan

Lussan

at 22 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lussan guide
Sauve

Sauve

at 22 km (direction west)

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

See Sauve guide
Sommieres

Sommieres

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Sommieres guide
Pont du Gard

Pont du Gard

Heritage Site at 26 km (direction east)

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

See Pont du Gard guide
Saint-Ambroix

Saint-Ambroix

at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Ambroix guide
Goudargues

Goudargues

at 32 km (direction north-east)

Goudargues is a small town on the banks of a canal in the Gard...

See Goudargues guide
La Roque-sur-Ceze

La Roque-sur-Ceze

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-east)

It is very lovely exploring the steep streets in the ancient village of La...

See La Roque-sur-Ceze guide
Cornillon

Cornillon

at 34 km (direction north-east)

Cornillon, France is a hilltop village with an interesting historic centre in the north...

See Cornillon guide
Montclus

Montclus

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Montclus guide

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Markets in and near Brignon

  • Uzes: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (18km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (20km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (21km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (23km)
  • Marguerittes: market Saturday (23km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (25km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (28km)
  • Manduel: market Wednesday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Brignon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (49km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmajour Abbey (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (16km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (48km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (59km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (21km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (21km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (44km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (47km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (49km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (49km)
  • Jardin des herbes (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (33km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (35km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (39km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (43km)
  • Bois de Païolive (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (45km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (45km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (18km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (48km)
  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (56km)
 
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Geography and distances

Brignon is in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Brignon is 559 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brignon

Canton: Vézénobres

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30190

Distance to Brignon

from Nimes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 559 km

from Calais: 794 km

from Nice: 247 km

from Bordeaux: 392 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boucoiran-et-Nozieres, Castelnau-Valence, Collorgues, Cruviers-Lascours, Domessargues, Martignargues, Mauressargues, Moussac, Ners, Saint-Cesaire-de-Gauzignan, Saint-Chaptes, Saint-Dezery, Saint-Genies-de-Malgoires, Saint-Maurice-de-Cazevieille and Sauzet.

This page in French: Visiter Brignon