Le Vigan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Vigan in Gard

Visit Le Vigan: highlights and tourist information

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Le Vigan is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 63 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Le Vigan is 549 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 24 km and La Couvertoirade at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Vigan, 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 Le Vigan 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 Le Vigan

Markets in and near Le Vigan

Market days in Le Vigan: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (0km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (31km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (34km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (37km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (38km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (40km)

More information about Le Vigan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Le Vigan, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (50km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (7km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (32km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (49km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (14km)
  • Mont Aigoual (15km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (16km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (18km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (25km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (32km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (33km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (34km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (46km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (46km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (37km)
  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (45km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Vigan

Canton: Vigan

Arrondissement: Vigan

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30120

Distance to Le Vigan

from Nimes (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 549 km

from Calais: 785 km

from Nice: 295 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 601 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arphy, Aulas, Aveze, Breau-et-Salagosse, Mandagout, Mars, Molieres-Cavaillac, Pommiers, Roquedur, Saint-Andre-de-Majencoules, Saint-Bresson and Vigan.

This page in French: Visiter Le Vigan