Junas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Junas: highlights and tourist information

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Junas is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Junas is 582 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sommieres at 3 km and Nimes at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Junas, 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 Junas 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 Junas

Markets in and near Junas

  • Sommieres: market Saturday (3km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (6km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (8km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (20km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (21km)

More information about Junas, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Junas, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (25km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (36km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (21km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (24km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (36km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (25km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (30km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (34km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (36km)
  • Etang de Thau (57km)
  • Mont Aigoual (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Junas

Canton: Sommières

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30250

Distance to Junas

from Nimes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 582 km

from Calais: 816 km

from Nice: 253 km

from Bordeaux: 392 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Vives, Aubais, Aujargues, Boisseron, Calvisson, Congenies, Gallargues-le-Montueux, Saint-Christol, Saint-Series, Salinelles, Saturargues, Saussines, Sommieres, Souvignargues, Villetelle and Villevieille.

This page in French: Visiter Junas