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Alès

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gard

Alès - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gard
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Backed by the Cévennes, near the Mediterranean Alès second city of the Gard, enjoys an exceptional environment. If the city is resolutely turned towards the future, it is nevertheless true, that is true to its title of "capital" of the Cevennes, carefully maintaining the value of its assets Cevennes.

Alès may well boast of being at the edge of exceptional landscapes, whether in the Cevennes National Park and prestigious landmarks such as the Bamboo Anduze or the Pont du Gard ... Many events involved in this dynamic that makes Alès a city where life is good.

Geographical information

MunicipalityAlès
Postcode30100
Tourism label
Latitude44.1272040 (N 44° 7’ 38”)
Longitude4.0833520 (E 4° 5’ 0”)
AltitudeFrom 116m to 356m
Surface area23.16 km²
Population42389 inhabitants
Density1830 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNîmes (47 km, 48 min)
Insee code30007
IntercommunalityCA Alès Agglomération
DepartmentGard
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Jean-du-Pin3.9 km (7 min)
Saint-Martin-de-Valgalgues4.9 km (9 min)
Saint-Privat-des-Vieux4.9 km (9 min)
Cendras5.9 km (11 min)
Saint-Julien-les-Rosiers6.5 km (11 min)
Saint-Christol-lès-Alès6.6 km (12 min)
Saint-Hilaire-de-Brethmas7 km (10 min)
Méjannes-lès-Alès7.5 km (12 min)
Bagard8.2 km (14 min)
Salindres8.6 km (13 min)
Monteils10.2 km (15 min)
Vézénobres10.6 km (14 min)
Servas10.6 km (14 min)
Deaux10.7 km (15 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Rue Saint Vincent
Rue Saint Vincent
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Tourist Office Alès
Tourist Office Alès
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Vauban
Vauban
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Arena
Arena
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Saint John's Cathedral
Saint John's Cathedral
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Tourist Board
Tourist Board
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The Crater and Court Theatre
The Crater and Court Theatre
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Hermitage
Hermitage
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City of Alès, Gardon
City of Alès, Gardon
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Estelle and Nemorin (Florian)
Estelle and Nemorin (Florian)
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City of Alès, Gardon
City of Alès, Gardon
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City View
City View
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Weather

Saturday 1 august
Min. 16°C - Max. 25°C
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Sunday 2 august
Min. 14°C - Max. 27°C
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Monday 3 august
Min. 14°C - Max. 28°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Le Rey multi-leisure centre
Crafts8 € Saint-André-de-Majencoules (36 km)
Power-assisted bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 150 € Salavas (38 km)
Show at the farm theatre
Entertainment12 € Lablachère (38 km)
Mobilboard Segway
Crafts30 € Nîmes (39 km)
Discover the Ardèche Gorges by canoe
Nature and the great outdoors34 € to 36 € Vallon-Pont-d'Arc (40 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Mine au Bois Dormant Path
HikeIntermediate3h00Robiac-Rochessadoule (16.6 km)
Sea of Rocks
HikeEasy1h00Sauve (23 km)
Outing to Les Esperelles and Ancise Pass
HikeIntermediate3h00Saint-Frézal-de-Ventalon (26 km)
The lost trails
HikeIntermediate5h00Bonnevaux (27 km)
Dolmens walk
HikeEasy2h30Barjac (29 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels