Saint-Nazaire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Nazaire in Gard

Visit Saint-Nazaire: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Nazaire 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-Nazaire is 546 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnols-sur-Ceze at 4 km and La Roque-sur-Ceze at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Nazaire, 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-Nazaire 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-Nazaire

Markets in and near Saint-Nazaire

  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (8km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (11km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (12km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (14km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (16km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about Saint-Nazaire, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saint-Nazaire, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (27km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (31km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (36km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (29km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (40km)
  • Jarditrain (44km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (8km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (21km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (35km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (39km)
  • Bois de Païolive (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (19km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Nazaire

Canton: Bagnols-sur-Cèze

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30200

Distance to Saint-Nazaire

from Nimes (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 546 km

from Calais: 779 km

from Nice: 219 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 543 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagnols-sur-Ceze, Carsan, Chusclan, Saint-Alexandre, Saint-Gervais and Venejan.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Nazaire