Venejan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Venejan in Gard

Photo is of Bagnols-sur-Ceze at 5 km from Venejan

Visit Venejan: highlights and tourist information

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Venejan 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 Venejan in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnols-sur-Ceze at 5 km and La Roque-sur-Ceze at 11 km.

Venejan, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction south-west)

Bagnols-sur-Céze is one of the largest towns in the northern Gard region of Languedoc-Roussillon...

See Bagnols-sur-Ceze guide
La Roque-sur-Ceze

La Roque-sur-Ceze

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction west)

It is very lovely exploring the steep streets in the ancient village of La...

See La Roque-sur-Ceze guide


at 14 km (direction west)

Cornillon, France is a hilltop village with an interesting historic centre in the north...

See Cornillon guide


Heritage Site at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vaucluse department

Orange is best known for its Roman monuments such as the very good condition...

See Orange guide
Ancient Theatre of Orange

Ancient Theatre of Orange

at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vaucluse department

The Antique Theatre in Orange is one of the best preserved Roman theatres in...

See Ancient Theatre of Orange guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-west)

The pretty village of Aigueuze, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', also...

See Aigueze guide


at 15 km (direction east), in the Vaucluse department

Naturoptere is a biodiversity centre where you can learn of the interaction between nature...

See Naturoptère guide


at 15 km (direction south)

Saint-Victor-la-Coste in Languedoc-Roussillon has several historic monuments including an ancient castle on the hill...

See Saint-Victor-la-Coste guide


at 15 km (direction west)

Goudargues is a small town on the banks of a canal in the Gard...

See Goudargues guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres is a small historic village with several imposing historic monuments in the Gard...

See Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

Montclus is a tiny but beautiful village in a lovely setting on the Cèze...

See Montclus guide


at 21 km (direction south-east), in the Vaucluse department

Chateauneuf-du-Pape is a pretty village in Vaucluse, overlooked by a ruined castle and well...

See Chateauneuf-du-Pape guide
Gorges de l\'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche

Scenery at 22 km (direction north-west), in the Ardeche department

The Gorges de l'Ardeche are one of the most scenic highlights in France, whether...

See Gorges de l'Ardeche guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Drome department

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church are just some...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide

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Markets in and near Venejan

  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (8km)
  • Piolenc: market Monday (9km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (12km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (13km)
  • Orange: market every day except Sunday (14km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (19km)

More information about Venejan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Venejan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (28km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (34km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (35km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (27km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (40km)
  • Jarditrain (42km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades du Sautadet (10km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (22km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (32km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (42km)
  • Bois de Païolive (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (18km)

Geography and distances

Venejan is in the south of France at 47 kilometres from Nimes, the department capital (general information: Venejan is 547 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Venejan

Canton: Bagnols-sur-Cèze

Arrondissement: Nîmes

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 30200

Distance to Venejan

from Nimes (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 547 km

from Calais: 779 km

from Nice: 216 km

from Bordeaux: 421 km

from Strasbourg: 542 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagnols-sur-Ceze, Carsan, Chusclan, Mondragon, Mornas, Saint-Alexandre, Saint-Etienne-Des-Sorts and Saint-Nazaire.

This page in French: Visiter Venejan