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Thoiras tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thoiras in Gard

Photo is of Anduze at 5 km from Thoiras

Visit Thoiras: highlights and tourist information

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Thoiras is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Anduze at 5 km and Prafrance bamboo garden at 5 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thoiras, 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 Thoiras in Occitanie.

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



at 5 km (direction east)

The historic heart of Anduze, with its small squares and medieval...

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 5 km (direction east)

We enjoyed walking through the alleys of bamboo at the bamboo...

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide


at 14 km (direction south)

There are numerous places of interest to discover as you explore the...

See Sauve guide


at 17 km (direction east)

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

See Vezenobres guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns to...

See Le Vigan guide


at 31 km (direction north-east)

Saint-Ambroix is an interesting town, in part because of the ruined...

See Saint-Ambroix guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

Adults will enjoy seeing the many historic monuments in Sommieres, although children...

See Sommieres guide


at 34 km (direction south-west), in the Herault department

There are various historic buildings of interest in Saint-Martinde-Londres village including...

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Lozere department

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages...

See Le Pont de Montvert guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lussan guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Herault department

The small medieval village of Les Matelles makes a pleasant break from...

See Les Matelles guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Ardeche department

The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets...

See Banne guide


at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Lozere department

Both the surrounding scenery and the town centre of Florac make it...

See Florac guide


at 40 km (direction east)

The medieval centre of Uzes is interesting to explore,...

See Uzes guide

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

Map of places to visit near Thoiras


Markets in and near Thoiras

  • Anduze: market Thursday (5km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (14km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (27km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (29km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Thoiras, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Thoiras, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (5km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (21km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (35km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (38km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (23km)
  • Mont Aigoual (28km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (32km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (36km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (37km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (42km)
  • Bois de Païolive (42km)
  • Mont Lozère (43km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (50km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (14km)

Geography and distances

Thoiras is in the south of France at 43 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Thoiras is 546 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoiras

Canton: Lasalle

Arrondissement: Vigan

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30140

Distance to Thoiras

from Nimes (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 546 km

from Calais: 781 km

from Nice: 271 km

from Bordeaux: 368 km

from Strasbourg: 582 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anduze, Corbes, Generargues, Lasalle, Mialet, Saint-Bonnet-de-Salendrinque, Saint-Felix-de-Pallieres, Saint-Jean-du-Gard, Tornac and Vabres.

This page in French: Visiter Thoiras

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