Dions tourism and travel guide

Photo of Dions in Gard

Visit Dions: highlights and tourist information

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Dions is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 12 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Dions is 567 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nimes at 12 km and Uzes at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dions, 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 Dions 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 Dions

Markets in and near Dions

  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (12km)
  • Uzes: market Saturday (13km)
  • Marguerittes: market Saturday (14km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (18km)
  • Manduel: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Remoulins: market Friday (21km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (22km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (24km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bellegarde: market Friday (26km)

More information about Dions, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Dions, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (48km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (13km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (39km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (39km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (12km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (30km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (39km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (34km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (35km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (42km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (44km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (27km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Dions

Canton: Saint-Chaptes

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30190

Distance to Dions

from Nimes (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 567 km

from Calais: 801 km

from Nice: 240 km

from Bordeaux: 400 km

from Strasbourg: 581 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blauzac, Bourdic, La Calmette, La Rouviere, Moussac, Saint-Chaptes and Sainte-Anastasie.

This page in French: Visiter Dions