Garons tourism and travel guide

Photo of Garons in Gard

Visit Garons: highlights and tourist information

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Garons is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 9 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Garons is 587 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nimes at 9 km and Beaucaire at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Garons, 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 Garons 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 Garons

Markets in and near Garons

  • Manduel: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Bellegarde: market Friday (7km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (9km)
  • Marguerittes: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Gilles: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (17km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (19km)
  • Arles: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (20km)

More information about Garons, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Garons, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (45km)

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 (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (19km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (20km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (27km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (9km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (29km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (45km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (18km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (48km)
  • Istres (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Garons

Canton: Vistrenque

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30128

Distance to Garons

from Nimes (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 587 km

from Calais: 821 km

from Nice: 228 km

from Bordeaux: 415 km

from Strasbourg: 593 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouillargues, Caissargues and Manduel.

This page in French: Visiter Garons