Generargues tourism and travel guide

Photo of Generargues in Gard

Photo is of Anduze at 2 km from Generargues

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Generargues is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Attractions in Generargues

We enjoyed walking through the alleys of bamboo at the bamboo garden at Prafrance: Prafrance bamboo garden

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Anduze at 2 km and Prafrance bamboo garden at 2 km.

Generargues, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction south)

The historic heart of Anduze, with its small squares and medieval houses, is very...

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 2 km (direction south)

We enjoyed walking through the alleys of bamboo at the bamboo garden at Prafrance...

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide


at 13 km (direction east)

The village of Vézénobres, north-west of Nimes, is a delightful small village quite overlooked...

See Vezenobres guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

There are numerous places of interest to discover as you explore the narrow ancient...

See Sauve guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Ambroix guide


at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Lussan guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns to visit within the Cevennes...

See Le Vigan guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

Adults will enjoy seeing the many historic monuments in Sommieres, although children might prefer...

See Sommieres guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ardeche department

The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets of the small...

See Banne guide


at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Uzes guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Lozere department

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages in the Cevennes...

See Le Pont de Montvert guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ardeche department

Stroll through the pretty village of Naves and you will see progressively more ancient...

See Naves guide


at 38 km (direction south-west), in the Herault department

There are various historic buildings of interest in Saint-Martinde-Londres village including a 12th century...

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide


at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Barjac guide

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Map of places to visit near Generargues


Markets in and near Generargues

  • Anduze: market Thursday (3km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (9km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (32km)

More information about Generargues, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Generargues, France

What to do at Generargues? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Generargues.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (0km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (25km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (34km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (36km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (27km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (28km)
  • Mont Aigoual (32km)
  • Bois de Païolive (38km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (40km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (41km)
  • Mont Lozère (43km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (45km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (49km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (52km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (9km)

Geography and distances

Generargues is in the south of France at 41 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Generargues is 545 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Generargues

Canton: Anduze

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30140

Distance to Generargues

from Nimes (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 545 km

from Calais: 780 km

from Nice: 267 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anduze, Bagard, Boisset-et-Gaujac, Corbes, Mialet, Saint-Jean-du-Pin and Thoiras.

This page in French: Visiter Generargues