Generac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Generac: highlights and tourist information

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Generac 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: Generac is 590 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nimes at 12 km and Sommieres at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Generac, 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 Generac 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 Generac

Markets in and near Generac

  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Gilles: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (10km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (12km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Bellegarde: market Friday (14km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (14km)
  • Manduel: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Marguerittes: market Saturday (16km)

More information about Generac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Generac, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (37km)

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 (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (32km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (12km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (37km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (37km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (49km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (12km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (31km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Generac

Canton: Saint-Gilles

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30510

Distance to Generac

from Nimes (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 590 km

from Calais: 824 km

from Nice: 235 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubord, Beauvoisin, Bernis and Vauvert.

This page in French: Visiter Generac