Codognan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Codognan in Gard

Visit Codognan: highlights and tourist information

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Codognan is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 17 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Codognan is 588 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sommieres at 12 km and Nimes at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Codognan, 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 Codognan 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 Codognan

Markets in and near Codognan

  • Vergeze: market Thursday (2km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (7km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (12km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Gilles: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Aigues-Mortes: market Sunday (18km)

More information about Codognan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Codognan, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (28km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (35km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (17km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (28km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (44km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (46km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (16km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (27km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (39km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Codognan

Canton: Rhôny-Vidourle

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30920

Distance to Codognan

from Nimes (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 588 km

from Calais: 822 km

from Nice: 245 km

from Bordeaux: 401 km

from Strasbourg: 604 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Vives, Aimargues, Aubais, Bernis, Boissieres, Congenies, Gallargues-le-Montueux, Mus, Uchaud, Vauvert, Vergeze and Vestric-et-Candiac.

This page in French: Visiter Codognan