Vauvert tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vauvert in Gard

Photo is of Aigues-Mortes at 15 km from Vauvert

Visit Vauvert: highlights and tourist information

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Vauvert is situated in the Gard department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vauvert in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aigues-Mortes at 15 km and Nimes at 18 km.

Vauvert, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction south-west)

The remarkable town of Aigues-Mortes is a fortified town that retains its entire medieval...

See Aigues-Mortes guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

Nimes contains some of the most complete ancient Roman monuments to be seen anywhere...

See Nimes guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Sommieres guide
Le Grau-du-Roi

Le Grau-du-Roi

Seaside resort at 20 km (direction south-west)

Le Grau-de-Roi is one of the most eastern, and one of the most popular,...

See Le Grau-du-Roi guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 21 km (direction west-south-west), in the Herault department

The 1960's architecture gives La Grande-Motte its unique character, and the long beach attracts...

See La Grande-Motte guide


at 28 km (direction east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The roman amphitheatre and the traditional pastel-painted houses in the historic centre make Arles...

See Arles guide
Roman Arles

Roman Arles

Heritage Site at 28 km (direction east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The town of Arles contains numerous Roman monuments including the famous amphitheatre...

See Roman Arles guide


at 28 km (direction south-east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The Camargue region of marhes, with flamingoes and semi-wild horses and an unusual natural...

See Camargue guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

On the edge of the Camargue region, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer is a very pleasant coast town...

See Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Herault department

The Odysseum district of Montpellier is the vibrant modern new centre in the town,...

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Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 32 km (direction west-south-west), in the Herault department

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see several exeptional examples of neo-classical...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

Beaucaire is well situtaed for exploring the popular towns of Arles, Nimes and Avignon...

See Beaucaire guide


Seaside resort at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Herault department

At Palavas-les-Flots you will find a long beach and a resort that is popular...

See Palavas-les-Flots guide
Chateau de Tarascon

Chateau de Tarascon

Castle at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The Chateau de Tarascon is an imposing 15th century castle on the banks of...

See Chateau de Tarascon guide

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Markets in and near Vauvert

Market days in Vauvert: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday;

  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (7km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (12km)
  • Saint-Gilles: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Aigues-Mortes: market Sunday (15km)
  • Nimes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Monday all day & Friday (18km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (18km)

More information about Vauvert, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Vauvert, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (30km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Alpilles (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (37km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Fontaine (18km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (30km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (44km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (10km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (25km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (40km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (33km)

Geography and distances

Vauvert is in the south of France at 18 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Vauvert is 593 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vauvert

Canton: Vauvert

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30600

Distance to Vauvert

from Nimes (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 593 km

from Calais: 827 km

from Nice: 241 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 606 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aimargues, Beauvoisin, Codognan, Generac, Le Cailar, Mus, Vergeze and Vestric-et-Candiac.

This page in French: Visiter Vauvert