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Pompignan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pompignan in Gard

Photo is of Sauve at 9 km from Pompignan

Visit Pompignan: highlights and tourist information

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Pompignan is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauve at 9 km and Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Pompignan, 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 Pompignan in Occitanie.

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



at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Sauve guide


at 15 km (direction south-west), in the Herault department

There are various historic buildings of interest in Saint-Martinde-Londres village including a...

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 19 km (direction south-south-west), in the Herault department

The small medieval village of Les Matelles makes a pleasant...

See Les Matelles guide


at 21 km (direction north-east)

The historic heart of Anduze, with its small squares...

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 21 km (direction north-east)

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

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sommieres guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns...

See Le Vigan guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Vezenobres guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction west-south-west), in the Herault department

Even as you approach Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert along the Gorges de...

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 32 km (direction south), in the Herault department

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier is...

See Montpellier guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 32 km (direction south), in the Herault department

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see several exeptional examples...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 33 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

The Odysseum district of Montpellier is the vibrant modern...

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


at 41 km (direction east)

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

See Nimes guide


Seaside resort at 41 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

At Palavas-les-Flots you will find a long beach and a resort...

See Palavas-les-Flots guide

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

Map of places to visit near Pompignan


Markets in and near Pompignan

  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (21km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (22km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Pompignan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Pompignan, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (33km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (21km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (23km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (32km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (9km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (32km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (33km)
  • Mont Aigoual (33km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (39km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (43km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (44km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (49km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (50km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (50km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (50km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (51km)
  • Céressou (54km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (54km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (28km)

Geography and distances

Pompignan is in the south of France at 41 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Pompignan is 563 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pompignan

Canton: Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort

Arrondissement: Vigan

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30170

Distance to Pompignan

from Nimes (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 563 km

from Calais: 799 km

from Nice: 275 km

from Bordeaux: 367 km

from Strasbourg: 601 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Claret, Conqueyrac, Ferrieres-les-Verreries and Montoulieu.

This page in French: Visiter Pompignan

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