Sumene tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sumene in Gard

Visit Sumene: highlights and tourist information

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Sumene is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 54 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Sumene is 552 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Vigan at 9 km and Sauve at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sumene, 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 Sumene 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 Sumene

Markets in and near Sumene

  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (23km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (33km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (34km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Sumene, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Sumene, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (45km)

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 (6km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (24km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (44km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (8km)
  • Mont Aigoual (19km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (22km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (25km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (30km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (34km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (39km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (42km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (49km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (49km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (50km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sumene

Canton: Sumène

Arrondissement: Vigan

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30440

Distance to Sumene

from Nimes (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 552 km

from Calais: 787 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 354 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ganges, Moules-et-Baucels, Roquedur, Saint-Andre-de-Majencoules, Saint-Bresson, Saint-Julien-de-la-Nef, Saint-Laurent-le-Minier and Saint-Roman-de-Codieres.

This page in French: Visiter Sumene