Cornillon tourism and travel guide

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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

Cornillon is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

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.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Cornillon in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roque-sur-Ceze at 4 km and Montclus at 7 km.

Cornillon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction west-south-west)

Goudargues is a small town on the banks of a canal in the Gard...

See Goudargues guide
La Roque-sur-Ceze

La Roque-sur-Ceze

Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction south-east)

It is very lovely exploring the steep streets in the ancient village of La...

See La Roque-sur-Ceze guide


Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

Montclus is a tiny but beautiful village in a lovely setting on the Cèze...

See Montclus guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-east)

The pretty village of Aigueuze, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', also...

See Aigueze guide


at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lussan guide


at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

Bagnols-sur-Céze is one of the largest towns in the northern Gard region of Languedoc-Roussillon...

See Bagnols-sur-Ceze guide
Gorges de l\'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche

Scenery at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

The Gorges de l'Ardeche are one of the most scenic highlights in France, whether...

See Gorges de l'Ardeche guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

Barjac is a historic market town in the lovely countryside of he northern Gard...

See Barjac guide
Pont d\'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ardeche department

The small beach and beautiful setting make Pont d'Arc a very beautiful and popular...

See Pont d'Arc guide
Vallon Pont d\'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 22 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ardeche department

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

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide


at 22 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Victor-la-Coste in Languedoc-Roussillon has several historic monuments including an ancient castle on the hill...

See Saint-Victor-la-Coste guide


at 23 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Ambroix guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Uzes guide


at 26 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres is a small historic village with several imposing historic monuments in the Gard...

See Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres guide

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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

What to do at Cornillon? 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

Cornillon is in the south of France at 44 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Cornillon is 540 kilometres from Paris).

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