Saumane tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saumane in Gard

Visit Saumane: highlights and tourist information

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Saumane is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 57 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Saumane is 537 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Vigan at 19 km and Anduze at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saumane, 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 Saumane 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 Saumane

Markets in and near Saumane

  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (19km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (19km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Saumane, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saumane, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (12km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (18km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (32km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Aigoual (14km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (22km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (23km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (24km)
  • Mont Lozère (34km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (34km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (34km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (37km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (43km)
  • Bois de Païolive (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (45km)
  • La Canourgue (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saumane

Canton: Saint-André-de-Valborgne

Arrondissement: Vigan

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30125

Distance to Saumane

from Nimes (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 537 km

from Calais: 773 km

from Nice: 285 km

from Bordeaux: 353 km

from Strasbourg: 583 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Les Plantiers, Moissac-Vallee-Francaise and Peyroles.

This page in French: Visiter Saumane