Rochefort-du-Gard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rochefort-du-Gard: highlights and tourist information

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Rochefort-du-Gard is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 31 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Rochefort-du-Gard is 572 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villeneuve-les-Avignon at 8 km and Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rochefort-du-Gard, 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 Rochefort-du-Gard 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 Rochefort-du-Gard

Markets in and near Rochefort-du-Gard

  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon: market Thursday (9km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Avignon: market every day except Monday (10km)
  • Remoulins: market Friday (11km)
  • Roquemaure: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Le Pontet: market Thursday (14km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (14km)
  • Chateaurenard: market Sunday (17km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)

More information about Rochefort-du-Gard, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Rochefort-du-Gard, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (8km)
  • Glanum (23km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (10km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (22km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (30km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (32km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Brantes (15km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (15km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (31km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (32km)
  • Jarditrain (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (27km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (37km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (41km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (45km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (48km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (48km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (48km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (42km)
  • Zoo de La Barben (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochefort-du-Gard

Canton: Villeneuve-lès-Avignon

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30650

Distance to Rochefort-du-Gard

from Nimes (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 572 km

from Calais: 804 km

from Nice: 209 km

from Bordeaux: 429 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Rochefort-du-Gard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Domazan, Estezargues, Saze and Tavel.

This page in French: Visiter Rochefort-du-Gard