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Pont-Saint-Esprit tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pont-Saint-Esprit in Gard

Photo is of Aigueze at 8 km from Pont-Saint-Esprit

Visit Pont-Saint-Esprit: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-Saint-Esprit is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

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

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!



Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

The pretty village of Aigueuze, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in...

See Aigueze guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

Bagnols-sur-Céze is one of the largest towns in the northern...

See Bagnols-sur-Ceze guide
La Roque-sur-Ceze

La Roque-sur-Ceze

Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

It is very lovely exploring the steep streets in...

See La Roque-sur-Ceze guide


at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

Cornillon, France is a hilltop village with an interesting...

See Cornillon guide


at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Goudargues guide
Gorges de l'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche

Scenery at 16 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ardeche department

The Gorges de l'Ardeche are one of the most scenic...

See Gorges de l'Ardeche guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west)

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

See Montclus guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vaucluse department

Naturoptere is a biodiversity centre where you can learn of the interaction...

See Naturoptère guide


Heritage Site at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Vaucluse department

Orange is best known for its Roman monuments such as...

See Orange guide


at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

Climbing the steep cobbled streets to the castle at the top of...

See Saint-Montan guide
Ancient Theatre of Orange

Ancient Theatre of Orange

at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Vaucluse department

The Antique Theatre in Orange is one of the...

See Ancient Theatre of Orange guide
Pont d'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ardeche department

The small beach and beautiful setting make Pont d'Arc a...

See Pont d'Arc guide


at 22 km (direction south)

Saint-Victor-la-Coste in Languedoc-Roussillon has several historic monuments including an ancient...

See Saint-Victor-la-Coste guide

... 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

What to do at Pont-Saint-Esprit? 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

Pont-Saint-Esprit is in the south of France at 52 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Pont-Saint-Esprit is 540 kilometres from Paris).

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

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