Cornillon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cornillon in Gard

Visit Cornillon: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Cornillon, France is a hilltop village with an interesting historic centre in the north of Languedoc-Roussillon

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Cornillon. For detailed visitor information see the Cornillon travel guide.

Cornillon is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 44 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Cornillon is 540 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roque-sur-Ceze at 4 km and Montclus at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cornillon, 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 Cornillon 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 Cornillon

Markets in and near Cornillon

  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (11km)
  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (13km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (14km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (22km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (23km)

More information about Cornillon, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Cornillon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (28km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (40km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (39km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (43km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (44km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (45km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (47km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (5km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (14km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (28km)
  • Bois de Païolive (29km)
  • Tanargue (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cornillon

Canton: Pont-Saint-Esprit

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30630

Distance to Cornillon

from Nimes (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 540 km

from Calais: 773 km

from Nice: 230 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Goudargues, Issirac, La Roque-sur-Ceze, Montclus, Saint-Andre-de-Roquepertuis, Saint-Christol-de-Rodieres, Saint-Laurent-de-Carnols, Saint-Michel-d'Euzet and Salazac.

This page in French: Visiter Cornillon