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Lussan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lussan: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Lussan is a pretty village of character in Languedoc-Roussillon with two ancient castles

Lussan is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Lussan. For detailed visitor information see the Lussan travel guide.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cornillon at 13 km and Montclus at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Lussan, 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 Lussan in Occitanie.

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

Goudargues

Goudargues

at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

Goudargues is a small town on the banks of...

See Goudargues guide
Cornillon

Cornillon

at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

Cornillon, France is a hilltop village with an interesting historic...

See Cornillon guide
Montclus

Montclus

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction north-north-east)

Montclus is a tiny but beautiful village in a...

See Montclus guide
La Roque-sur-Ceze

La Roque-sur-Ceze

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

It is very lovely exploring the steep streets in...

See La Roque-sur-Ceze guide
 
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Uzes

Uzes

at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

The medieval centre of Uzes is interesting to explore,...

See Uzes guide
Barjac

Barjac

at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Barjac guide
Saint-Ambroix

Saint-Ambroix

at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Ambroix guide
Bagnols-sur-Ceze

Bagnols-sur-Ceze

at 20 km (direction east)

Bagnols-sur-Céze is one of the largest towns in the northern Gard region...

See Bagnols-sur-Ceze guide
Vezenobres

Vezenobres

at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

The village of Vézénobres, north-west of Nimes, is a...

See Vezenobres guide
Aigueze

Aigueze

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction north-east)

The pretty village of Aigueuze, listed among the 'most beautiful villages...

See Aigueze guide
Gorges de l'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche

Scenery at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ardeche department

The Gorges de l'Ardeche are one of the most scenic highlights in...

See Gorges de l'Ardeche guide
Saint-Victor-la-Coste

Saint-Victor-la-Coste

at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

Saint-Victor-la-Coste in Languedoc-Roussillon has several historic monuments including an...

See Saint-Victor-la-Coste guide
Pont d'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

The small beach and beautiful setting make Pont d'Arc a very...

See Pont d'Arc guide
Pont du Gard

Pont du Gard

Heritage Site at 26 km (direction south-east)

The Pont-du-Gard is a 2000 year old Roman aquaduct, an extraordinary feat...

See Pont du Gard guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gard

Map of places to visit near Lussan

 
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Markets in and near Lussan

  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Uzes: market Saturday (16km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (23km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (25km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Lussan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Lussan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (40km)
  • Glanum (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (41km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (42km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (32km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (35km)
  • Jardin des herbes (41km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (42km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (43km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (23km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (24km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (24km)
  • Bois de Païolive (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (23km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (35km)
 
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Geography and distances

Lussan is in the south of France at 35 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Lussan is 545 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lussan

Canton: Lussan

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30580

Distance to Lussan

from Nimes (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 545 km

from Calais: 779 km

from Nice: 238 km

from Bordeaux: 399 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fons-sur-Lussan, Fontareches, La Bruguiere and Vallerargues.

This page in French: Visiter Lussan

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