Sidebar Menu

Saint-Maximin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Maximin in Gard

Photo is of Uzes at 3 km from Saint-Maximin

Visit Saint-Maximin: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Uzes at 3 km and Pont du Gard at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Maximin, 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-Maximin in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 3 km (direction north-west)

The medieval centre of Uzes is interesting to explore, then perhaps visit...

See Uzes guide
Pont du Gard

Pont du Gard

Heritage Site at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

The Pont-du-Gard is a 2000 year old Roman aquaduct, an extraordinary feat...

See Pont du Gard guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Victor-la-Coste guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

Nimes contains some of the most complete ancient Roman monuments to be...

See Nimes guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

Lussan is a pretty village of character in Languedoc-Roussillon with two ancient...

See Lussan guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres is a small historic village with several imposing historic monuments in...

See Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres guide
La Roque-sur-Ceze

La Roque-sur-Ceze

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See La Roque-sur-Ceze guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bagnols-sur-Ceze guide


at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Goudargues guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of Vézénobres, north-west of Nimes, is a delightful small village...

See Vezenobres guide


at 26 km (direction south-east)

Beaucaire is well situtaed for exploring the popular towns of Arles, Nimes...

See Beaucaire guide


at 26 km (direction south-east)

Cornillon, France is a hilltop village with an interesting historic centre in...

See Cornillon guide
Chateau de Tarascon

Chateau de Tarascon

Castle at 27 km (direction south-east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The Chateau de Tarascon is an imposing 15th century castle on the...

See Chateau de Tarascon guide


at 27 km (direction south-east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

Tarascon is a pleasant town with a substantial castle on the Rhone...

See Tarascon guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gard

Map of places to visit near Saint-Maximin


Markets in and near Saint-Maximin

  • Uzes: market Saturday (3km)
  • Remoulins: market Friday (11km)
  • Marguerittes: market Saturday (15km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (19km)
  • Manduel: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Aramon: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Beaucaire: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Roquemaure: market Tuesday (27km)

Hotels near Saint-Maximin

More information about Saint-Maximin, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saint-Maximin, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (61km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (28km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (36km)
  • Glanum (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (3km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (36km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (19km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (34km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (38km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (48km)
  • Jardin des herbes (51km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (59km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (23km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (38km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (40km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (42km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (42km)
  • Bois de Païolive (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (45km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Maximin is in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Saint-Maximin is 564 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Maximin

Canton: Uzès

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30700

Distance to Saint-Maximin

from Nimes (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 564 km

from Calais: 798 km

from Nice: 228 km

from Bordeaux: 410 km

from Strasbourg: 570 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argilliers, Collias, Flaux, Montaren-et-Saint-Mediers, Pont-du-Gard, Saint-Hippolyte-de-Montaigu, Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie, Saint-Siffret, Saint-Victor-Des-Oules, Sanilhac-Sagries and Uzes.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Maximin

Back To Top