Carsan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Carsan in Gard

Visit Carsan: highlights and tourist information

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Carsan is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 48 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Carsan is 541 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roque-sur-Ceze at 8 km and Aigueze at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carsan, 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 Carsan 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 Carsan

Markets in and near Carsan

  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (5km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (7km)
  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (13km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (15km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (19km)

More information about Carsan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Carsan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (29km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (34km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (38km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (22km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (34km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (45km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (48km)
  • Jarditrain (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (8km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (15km)
  • Bois de Païolive (36km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (36km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (38km)
  • Tanargue (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (16km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carsan

Canton: Pont-Saint-Esprit

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30130

Distance to Carsan

from Nimes (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 541 km

from Calais: 774 km

from Nice: 222 km

from Bordeaux: 415 km

from Strasbourg: 540 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Roque-sur-Ceze, Pont-Saint-Esprit, Saint-Alexandre, Saint-Gervais, Saint-Julien-de-Peyrolas, Saint-Laurent-de-Carnols, Saint-Michel-d'Euzet, Saint-Nazaire, Saint-Paulet-de-Caisson, Salazac and Venejan.

This page in French: Visiter Carsan