Massanes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vezenobres at 4 km from Massanes

Visit Massanes: highlights and tourist information

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Massanes is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Vezenobres at 4 km and Anduze at 11 km.

Massanes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction north-east)

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

See Vezenobres guide


at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Sauve guide
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at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Uzes guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lussan guide


at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Sommieres guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Ambroix guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

Nimes contains some of the most complete ancient Roman monuments to be...

See Nimes guide
Pont du Gard

Pont du Gard

Heritage Site at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Pont du Gard guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Goudargues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-east)

Montclus is a tiny but beautiful village in a lovely setting on...

See Montclus guide


at 37 km (direction north-east)

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

See Barjac guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Cornillon guide

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Map of places to visit near Massanes


Markets in and near Massanes

  • Anduze: market Thursday (11km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (12km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Uzes: market Saturday (24km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (27km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Massanes, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Massanes, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmajour Abbey (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (56km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (12km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (29km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (35km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (42km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (31km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (32km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (38km)
  • Bois de Païolive (41km)
  • Mont Aigoual (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (46km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (48km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (49km)
  • Mont Lozère (54km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (12km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (47km)

Geography and distances

Massanes is in the south of France at 29 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Massanes is 554 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Massanes

Canton: Lédignan

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30350

Distance to Massanes

from Nimes (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 554 km

from Calais: 789 km

from Nice: 256 km

from Bordeaux: 383 km

from Strasbourg: 579 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagard, Boucoiran-et-Nozieres, Canaules-et-Argentieres, Cardet, Cassagnoles, Deaux, Domessargues, Ledignan, Lezan, Martignargues, Ners, Ribaute-les-Tavernes, Saint-Benezet, Saint-Etienne-de-l'Olm, Saint-Jean-de-Serres and Vezenobres.

This page in French: Visiter Massanes


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