Pont-Saint-Esprit tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pont-Saint-Esprit: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-Saint-Esprit is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 52 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Pont-Saint-Esprit is 540 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aigueze at 8 km and Bagnols-sur-Ceze at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pont-Saint-Esprit, 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 Pont-Saint-Esprit 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 Pont-Saint-Esprit

Markets in and near Pont-Saint-Esprit

Market days in Pont-Saint-Esprit: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (0km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (7km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (9km)
  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (14km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (15km)

More information about Pont-Saint-Esprit, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Pont-Saint-Esprit, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (17km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (35km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (38km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (45km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (53km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (34km)
  • Jarditrain (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (11km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (16km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (35km)
  • Bois de Païolive (38km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (39km)
  • Tanargue (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (11km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-Saint-Esprit

Canton: Pont-Saint-Esprit

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30130

Distance to Pont-Saint-Esprit

from Nimes (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 540 km

from Calais: 772 km

from Nice: 219 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 536 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pont-Saint-Esprit from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carsan, Lamotte-du-Rhone, Lapalud, Mondragon, Saint-Alexandre, Saint-Julien-de-Peyrolas, Saint-Just, Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche and Saint-Paulet-de-Caisson.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-Saint-Esprit