Tornac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tornac in Gard

Visit Tornac: highlights and tourist information

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Tornac is situated in the Gard department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 36 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Tornac is 552 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Tornac, 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 Tornac 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 Tornac

Markets in and near Tornac

  • Anduze: market Thursday (4km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (13km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (28km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (31km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (31km)

More information about Tornac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Tornac, France

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

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) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (7km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (26km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (36km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (40km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (24km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (33km)
  • Mont Aigoual (35km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (43km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (43km)
  • Bois de Païolive (44km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (45km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (46km)
  • Mont Lozère (49km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (50km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (53km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (53km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (13km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tornac

Canton: Anduze

Arrondissement: Alès

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30140

Distance to Tornac

from Nimes (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 552 km

from Calais: 787 km

from Nice: 265 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 583 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anduze, Bagard, Boisset-et-Gaujac, Canaules-et-Argentieres, Fressac, Lezan, Massillargues-Attuech, Saint-Felix-de-Pallieres, Saint-Jean-de-Crieulon, Saint-Jean-de-Serres, Saint-Nazaire-Des-Gardies and Thoiras.

This page in French: Visiter Tornac