• UZES LA BELLE

  • Walking the country of Uzes

    To discover a land of sun and authenticity.

  • Avignon and l'Iles sur Sorgue so close

    Gateway to Provence and Luberon.

  • Nîmes, Arles and Orange, not to mention the Pont du Gard

    The high places of the Roman empire, to see or rediscover.

  • Unique experiences in the Cevennes or in the Ardeche

    Welcome to exceptional territories !

Tourism and activities

To discover

The area offers a multitude of possibilities of activities : touristic, cultural or sports activites.
It will be for you to choose or return, to enjoy fully :

  • the Gardoise countryside and small hilltop villages of the green hills
  • Nimes, Arles and Orange : as many Antique cities, where the Roman empire is still so present
  • the Mediterranean sea and the large beaches of Grau du Roi, Port Camargue or La Grande Motte
  • the traditions and large virgin spaces of Camargue, its fauna and flora
  • the hikes, moutain biking or horse-riding tracks in the heart of the National Park of the Cevennes, going through Anduze, without forgetting to visit the pottery factories
  • the canoeing descents in the famous Gorges of Ardeche, and why not a picnic
  • the neighboring Provence going accross the Rhone, in Avignon
  • the local products, most of the time biological, that you will find on the markets, for the early risers, but also in restaurants
  • to take the time to admire the town of Uzès
  • so many other wonders that we let you discover by yourself

We have made a selection below, of some sites, mainly of Tourist Offices, that will enable you to start planning your future holiday !

Town/Village
VallabrixThe heart of the Pays d' Uzes

Touristic site
Saint-Quentin la Poterie3km from the house

Country of Ceramics, a village of potters where you will find all shops, services and amenities.
An excellent bakery, local farmers markets on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Town/Village
Uzès7km from the house

Uzes leaves with each of us, the feeling of having lived an hour, a day, a life, a special moment... This is why we have chosen to live here.

Activity
Haribo factory - the candy museum

A visit that will not only make the children happy. It should remain reasonable on purchase of Tagada strawberries or other Dragibus.

Activity
Collias

On a hot day, cool off in the Gardon river, on this protected site. With some luck, and with a bit of patience, you can watch a beaver family !

Touristic site
Pont du Gard

Nearby, a mecca of the Roman empire. You can either walk there or canoe or swim or book a night to enjoy the fireworks show that continues to inspire the old and the young.

Region
Camargue

The Gardians - cowboys from Camargue - will show you their traditions and beautiful living areas - large areas of unspoilt nature.
Visit the abbey of Saint-Gilles, World Heritage of the Unesco.

Town/Village
Le Grau du roi - Port Camargue

The sea-resort of Le Grau du Roi - Port Camargue enjoys a sunshine that warms the waters of the Languedoc coast. The station has held for many years the "Blue Flag" for the quality of its bathing waters. Come and enjoy the big blue !

Town/Village
Nimes

But why is there a symbol of a crocodile chained to a palm tree ? Remember to book without waiting for the Ferias of Pentecost and the grape harvest. But we do not come only in Nimes for bullfighting !

Town/Village
Arles

The Rhone silt excavations revealed a "treasure", take the time to discover the museum of ancient Arles !

Town/Village
Avignon

Visit Avignon as it will be an opportunity to check if we dance well on the bridge of Avignon ?
Remember to book ahead for the famous Festival of Avignon, held in July every year.

Region
Gard

The Gard department has 3 exceptional places, elevated to World Heritage by the UNESCO : the Pont du Gard, the Abbey of Saint-Gilles and the wide open spaces of the Causses and Cévennes.

Region
National Park of the Cévennes

The Cevennes National Park offers a mosaic of beautiful landscapes. You choose how to discover the park and your type of hiking, walking, biking, or accompanied by a donkey and redo some of the Stevenson path.

Region
Ardèche

Organize your stay in Ardèche with outdoor activities, from the traditional to the most unusual : canoeing, canyoning , cycling, climbing, horse riding, skiing, caving, sailing, ropes course, climbing, hiking

Region
Languedoc-Roussillon

Discover landscapes like in the movies !

To do

Close to the house

Outdoor activities

For everyone, one can find his favorite activity, or enjoy the holiday to have unique experiences : hiking, horseriding, cycling, climbing, hang-gliding, swimming in whitewater...

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Market days

170 markets in the department !

  • Tuesday and Friday mornings in ST QUENTIN LA POTERIE, its covered market houses the farmers' market.
  • On Wednesday morning in UZES, producers offer their products on the Place aux Herbes, on Saturday morning, over 200 traders invest the city.
  • Finally, the flea market at the rugby stadium located at the entrance of the city of Uzes and the flea market on the circular boulevard to the delight of bargain hunters.

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The wines of the Duchy of Uzes

They deserve an AOC for the valuation of a terroir .

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Picholine

Is a variety of French olives. Although originating from the Gard, it is now cultivated throughout the world .

Week-end de la truffe

Town festivals

For every town and village, its festival or Feria !

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Discover the Gard region in pictures

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