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Anduze

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gard

Anduze - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gard
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Real door between the Cevennes and the plain of the Gardon, Anduze site has been occupied since prehistoric times. Passage between the mountains and scrubland, its strategic location helped develop one of the oldest and most powerful lords of Languedoc in the Middle Ages, fostering trade and prosperity: the salt trade, silk, minerals, transhumance animals ... The region was also marked by the history and the Protestant revolt Camisards. The many rivers running down the Cevennes have promoted human activities as evidenced by a rich built heritage: bancels, mills, fountains, spinners, silkworm, farmhouses and castles shape the landscape. To explore the area, many hiking trails wind through the garrigue, the vineyards or the Cevennes hills. Many varied landscapes that encourage sports activities, relaxation along the rivers or exploring villages.

The vessels Anduze, known since the 17th century, experienced a revival over the past twenty years. Inspired by Florentine terracotta vase this large is decorated with garlands and macaroons. The potters Anduze and surroundings have been innovative in form and color pottery while respecting the tradition and authenticity of the famous vessel Anduze.

Geographical information

MunicipalityAnduze
Postcode30140
Tourism label
Latitude44.0533860 (N 44° 3’ 12”)
Longitude3.9865100 (E 3° 59’ 11”)
AltitudeFrom 117m to 443m
Surface area14.60 km²
Population3319 inhabitants
Density227 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNîmes (45 km, 52 min)
Insee code30010
IntercommunalityCA Alès Agglomération
DepartmentGard
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon

Nearest cities & towns

Générargues4.1 km (6 min)
Boisset-et-Gaujac4.3 km (8 min)
Tornac4.9 km (8 min)
Corbès5.3 km (10 min)
Bagard6.8 km (8 min)
Massillargues-Attuech6.9 km (11 min)
Saint-Sébastien-d'Aigrefeuille7.5 km (10 min)
Saint-Félix-de-Pallières7.7 km (13 min)
Lézan8.2 km (11 min)
Thoiras8.7 km (11 min)
Saint-Christol-lès-Alès9.2 km (11 min)
Cardet10.3 km (13 min)
Durfort-et-Saint-Martin-de-Sossenac10.5 km (13 min)
Mialet10.7 km (15 min)

Things to see and do

Anduze offers an expanded range of sites:

The bamboo.

The steam train of the Cevennes.

The Museum of Music.

The pottery.

180 km of hiking trails.

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

Frequently "Sweet salty" in April.

Pottery market in July.

Wine festival and product Cevennes in July.

Ceramics Festival in August.

Night markets in July and August.

Empty studio potters in September.

Chestnut Festival in October.

Many concerts.

Photos

Bamboo
Bamboo
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Anduze from the sky
Anduze from the sky
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Small steam train Anduze
Small steam train Anduze
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The Gardon Anduze seen from the bridge
The Gardon Anduze seen from the bridge
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Bamboo
Bamboo
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The Anduze Vase
The Anduze Vase
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Cévennes Steam Train
Cévennes Steam Train
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Ceramics Festival
Ceramics Festival
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Painted Terre
Painted Terre
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La Porte des Cevennes
La Porte des Cevennes
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bamboo
bamboo
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bamboo
bamboo
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bamboo
bamboo
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bamboo
bamboo
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Cévennes steam Train
Cévennes steam Train
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Anduze view of the castle of Tornac
Anduze view of the castle of Tornac
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Weather

Saturday 30 may
Min. 15°C - Max. 28°C
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Sunday 31 may
Min. 13°C - Max. 27°C
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Monday 1 june
Min. 13°C - Max. 26°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Museum of the Desert in Mialet.

Bonsai Arboretum in Mialet.

Scent Adventure Park and Gardens.

Trabuc cave.

Museum and Aquarium Cévennes Valleys of Saint-Jean-du-Gard.

Festival de la BD Massillargues in March.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Le Rey multi-leisure centre
Crafts8 € Saint-André-de-Majencoules (26 km)
Mobilboard by Segway
Crafts30 € Nîmes (38 km)
Canoe-kayak at the Lavalette-Agropolis centre
Nature and the great outdoors8 € Montpellier (46 km)
Show at the farm theatre
Entertainment12 € Lablachère (48 km)
Power-assisted bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 150 € Salavas (49 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Sea of Rocks
HikeEasy1h00Sauve (12.9 km)
Mine au Bois Dormant Path
HikeIntermediate3h00Robiac-Rochessadoule (27 km)
Outing to Les Esperelles and Ancise Pass
HikeIntermediate3h00Saint-Frézal-de-Ventalon (29 km)
The lost trails
HikeIntermediate5h00Bonnevaux (35 km)
Path along the ridges of Mount Lozère
HikeEasy2h00Le Pont-de-Montvert (39 km)

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Vacation rentals

Campsites

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