Saint-Denis tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Denis in Gard

Visit Saint-Denis: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Denis is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Saint-Denis is 534 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Ambroix at 5 km and Barjac at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Denis, 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 Saint-Denis 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 Saint-Denis

Markets in and near Saint-Denis

  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (12km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (14km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (14km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (17km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (18km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (21km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (22km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (25km)

More information about Saint-Denis, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saint-Denis, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (44km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (27km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (29km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (30km)
  • Jardin des herbes (44km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (45km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (11km)
  • Bois de Païolive (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (22km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (23km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (26km)
  • Tanargue (45km)
  • Mont Lozère (46km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (18km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Denis

Canton: Saint-Ambroix

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30500

Distance to Saint-Denis

from Nimes (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 534 km

from Calais: 768 km

from Nice: 249 km

from Bordeaux: 388 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Potelieres, Rivieres, Rochegude, Saint-Ambroix, Saint-Bres, Saint-Julien-de-Cassagnas, Saint-Victor-de-Malcap and Tharaux.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Denis