Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Gard

Come and experience Gard and its history, wineries and museums. Travelers appreciate the cafés in this romantic city. Local cultural sights include Old Nimes Museum and Archaeology Museum. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Gard

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Gard has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aven d'Orgnac (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Moulin a Huile Paradis (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Le Mazelet (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Vacquerolles Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Uzes Golf (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Roc de Massereau Adventure Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gard

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gard is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fountain Gardens (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Aven d'Orgnac (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Pont d'Arc (29.3 mi / 47.1 km)
  • La Bambouseraie de Prafrance (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Trabuc Caves (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Le Jardin Des Oules (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)

Transportation options to and around Gard

The nearest airport is in Nimes (FNI-Garons), located 20 mi (32.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Montpellier (MPL-Montpellier - Mediterranean), which is 30.7 mi (49.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Boucoiran Station, Noyon Nozieres-Brignon Station and Saint-Geniès-de-Malgoirès Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Gard?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,627 holiday lettings near Gard. From 4,399 Houses to 1,246 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gard for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Gard?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gard. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Bagnols-sur-Cèze: 1,004 holiday homes
  • Saint-Victor-la-Coste: 1,330 holiday homes
  • Monoblet: 499 holiday homes
  • Garrigues: 111 holiday homes
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: 475 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Gard! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Gard?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Gard with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Bagnols-sur-Cèze: 1,004 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Victor-la-Coste: 1,330 holiday lettings
  • Monoblet: 499 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: 475 holiday lettings
  • Pompignan: 428 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Gard?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Gard are:

  • Garons Airport (FNI): 2,846 self catering accommodations
  • Ales (XAS): 2,143 self catering accommodations
  • Vias Airport (BZR): 4,631 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Gard?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Gard. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nimes (ZYN-Nimes SNCF Train Station): 3,015 holiday rentals
  • Ales en Cevennes Station: 1,816 holiday rentals
  • Nîmes Museum of Natural History and Prehistory: 3,024 holiday rentals
  • Roc de Massereau Adventure Park: 5,175 holiday rentals
  • Magne Tower: 2,913 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gard listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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