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Chambon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chambon in Gard

Photo is of Banne at 13 km from Chambon

Visit Chambon: highlights and tourist information

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Chambon is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Banne at 13 km and Naves at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chambon, 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 Chambon in Occitanie.

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



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

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

See Banne guide


at 15 km (direction north-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Naves guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Ambroix guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lozere department

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the...

See Le Pont de Montvert guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-north-west), in the Lozere department

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of...

See La Garde-Guerin guide


at 26 km (direction east)

Barjac is a historic market town in the lovely countryside...

See Barjac guide


at 26 km (direction south)

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

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 26 km (direction south)

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

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide


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

Explore the castle and medieval centre of Joyeuse -...

See Joyeuse guide


at 28 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Labeaume guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vezenobres guide
Vallon Pont d'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lussan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east)

Montclus is a tiny but beautiful village in a...

See Montclus guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gard

Map of places to visit near Chambon


Markets in and near Chambon

  • Besseges: market Thursday (7km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (12km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Villefort: market Thursday (17km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (20km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (26km)

More information about Chambon, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Chambon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (10km)
  • Bois de Païolive (17km)
  • Mont Lozère (26km)
  • Tanargue (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (37km)
  • Mont Aigoual (40km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (41km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (42km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (42km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (48km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (49km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (63km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (20km)

Geography and distances

Chambon is in the south of France at 58 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Chambon is 522 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chambon

Canton: Génolhac

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30450

Distance to Chambon

from Nimes (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 522 km

from Calais: 757 km

from Nice: 268 km

from Bordeaux: 369 km

from Strasbourg: 555 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aujac, Bordezac, Chamborigaud, Genolhac, La Vernarede, Le Martinet, Malbosc, Peyremale, Portes, Saint-Julien-Des-Points, Sainte-Cecile-d'Andorge and Senechas.

This page in French: Visiter Chambon

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