Orsan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Orsan in Gard

Visit Orsan: highlights and tourist information

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Orsan is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 41 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Orsan is 554 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnols-sur-Ceze at 5 km and Saint-Victor-la-Coste at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orsan, 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 Orsan 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 Orsan

Markets in and near Orsan

  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (9km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (11km)
  • Roquemaure: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (15km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (18km)
  • Courthezon: market Friday (18km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (20km)

More information about Orsan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Orsan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (21km)
  • Glanum (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (35km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (41km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Brantes (21km)
  • Jardin des herbes (30km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (32km)
  • Jarditrain (38km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (41km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (13km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (29km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (32km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (45km)
  • Bois de Païolive (47km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (60km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orsan

Canton: Bagnols-sur-Cèze

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 30200

Distance to Orsan

from Nimes (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 554 km

from Calais: 787 km

from Nice: 214 km

from Bordeaux: 423 km

from Strasbourg: 549 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagnols-sur-Ceze, Chusclan, Codolet, Connaux and Saint-Paul-les-Fonts.

This page in French: Visiter Orsan