Rivieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rivieres: highlights and tourist information

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Rivieres is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 44 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Rivieres is 535 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Ambroix at 7 km and Barjac at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rivieres, 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 Rivieres 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 Rivieres

Markets in and near Rivieres

  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (11km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (16km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (16km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (19km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (22km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (23km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (25km)

More information about Rivieres, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Rivieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (43km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (28km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (31km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (32km)
  • Jardin des herbes (43km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (44km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (13km)
  • Bois de Païolive (19km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (21km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (24km)
  • Tanargue (46km)
  • Mont Lozère (48km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (19km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rivieres

Canton: Barjac

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30430

Distance to Rivieres

from Nimes (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 535 km

from Calais: 769 km

from Nice: 247 km

from Bordeaux: 390 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fons-sur-Lussan, Mejannes-le-Clap, Potelieres, Rochegude, Saint-Bres, Saint-Denis, Saint-Julien-de-Cassagnas, Saint-Victor-de-Malcap and Tharaux.

This page in French: Visiter Rivieres