Pompignan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pompignan: highlights and tourist information

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Pompignan 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: Pompignan is 563 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

... 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

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

Aquarium

  • 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

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