Cevennes National Park tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cevennes National Park in Gard

Visit Cevennes National Park: highlights and tourist information

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Cevennes National Park is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 89 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Cevennes National Park is 507 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Cevennes National Park

The varied landscapes of the Cevennes National Park are famous as the setting for Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Travels with a Donkey'!: Cevennes National Park

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbrun at 4 km and Castelbouc at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cevennes National Park, 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 Cevennes National Park 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 Cevennes National Park

Markets in and near Cevennes National Park

  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (17km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (18km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Villefort: market Thursday (32km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (37km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (41km)

More information about Cevennes National Park, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Cevennes National Park, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Tomple (32km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (35km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (40km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Lozère (17km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (19km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (22km)
  • Mont Aigoual (28km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (28km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (37km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (48km)
  • Tanargue (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (27km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (29km)
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cevennes National Park

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: na

Distance to Cevennes National Park

from Nimes (prefecture): 89 km

from Paris: 507 km

from Calais: 742 km

from Nice: 307 km

from Bordeaux: 330 km

from Strasbourg: 569 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cevennes National Park from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bedoues, Castelbouc, Florac, Ispagnac, Montbrun and Quezac.

This page in French: Visiter Cevennes National Park