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Congenies tourism and travel guide

Photo of Congenies in Gard

Photo is of Sommieres at 6 km from Congenies

Visit Congenies: highlights and tourist information

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Congenies is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sommieres at 6 km and Nimes at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Congenies, 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 Congenies in Occitanie.

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



at 6 km (direction west)

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

See Sommieres guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

Nimes contains some of the most complete ancient Roman...

See Nimes guide


at 23 km (direction south)

The remarkable town of Aigues-Mortes is a fortified town...

See Aigues-Mortes guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 25 km (direction south-south-west), in the Herault department

The 1960's architecture gives La Grande-Motte its unique character, and the long...

See La Grande-Motte guide


at 25 km (direction north-west)

There are numerous places of interest to discover as you...

See Sauve guide
Le Grau-du-Roi

Le Grau-du-Roi

Seaside resort at 27 km (direction south)

Le Grau-de-Roi is one of the most eastern, and one of the...

See Le Grau-du-Roi guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 27 km (direction south-west), in the Herault department

The Odysseum district of Montpellier is the vibrant modern new centre in...

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 29 km (direction west), in the Herault department

The small medieval village of Les Matelles makes a pleasant...

See Les Matelles guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Herault department

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Herault department

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier...

See Montpellier guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Vezenobres guide


Seaside resort at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Herault department

At Palavas-les-Flots you will find a long beach and a resort...

See Palavas-les-Flots guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Uzes guide


at 34 km (direction west), in the Herault department

There are various historic buildings of interest in Saint-Martinde-Londres...

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide

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

Map of places to visit near Congenies


Markets in and near Congenies

  • Calvisson: market Sunday (3km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (6km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (6km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (17km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (22km)

Hotels near Congenies

More information about Congenies, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Congenies, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (28km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (33km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (17km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (27km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (37km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (23km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (31km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (36km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (39km)
  • Etang de Thau (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (28km)

Geography and distances

Congenies is in the south of France at 17 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Congenies is 582 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Congenies

Canton: Sommières

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30111

Distance to Congenies

from Nimes (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 582 km

from Calais: 816 km

from Nice: 250 km

from Bordeaux: 395 km

from Strasbourg: 602 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Vives, Aubais, Aujargues, Boissieres, Calvisson, Clarensac, Codognan, Fontanes, Junas, Mus, Nages-et-Solorgues, Saint-Come-et-Maruejols, Saint-Dionizy, Saint-Series, Sommieres, Souvignargues, Vergeze, Villetelle and Villevieille.

This page in French: Visiter Congenies

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