Fourques tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fourques: highlights and tourist information

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Fourques is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Fourques is 600 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arles at 2 km and Roman Arles at 2 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fourques, 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 Fourques 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 Fourques

Markets in and near Fourques

  • Arles: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (2km)
  • Fontvieille: market Monday & Friday (9km)
  • Bellegarde: market Friday (10km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Saint-Gilles: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Manduel: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Marguerittes: market Saturday (23km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (26km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)

More information about Fourques, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fourques, France

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

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 (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (2km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (4km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (39km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (22km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (26km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (41km)
  • Jarditrain (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (22km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fourques

Canton: Beaucaire

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 30300

Distance to Fourques

from Nimes (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 600 km

from Calais: 833 km

from Nice: 214 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 595 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arles.

This page in French: Visiter Fourques