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Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gard

Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gard
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Located in the heart of Uzège, Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie will introduce you to its narrow streets and old stones, a historical and cultural heritage of the ordinary.

From pottery tradition since the fourteenth century, the village has managed to sustain its business and gain international fame in the world of ceramics. There are now there twenty pottery workshops and many craftsmen that are sure to open their doors. That's all craftsmanship, this culture ceramic yesterday still alive today that allows Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie to have the label "City and crafts" since 1995. This art is also highlighted by a European festival held each year around July 14 and a biennial of the young European ceramics in July-August.

Geographical information

MunicipalitySaint-Quentin-la-Poterie
Postcode30700
Latitude44.0453830 (N 44° 2’ 43”)
Longitude4.4407710 (E 4° 26’ 27”)
AltitudeFrom 82m to 272m
Surface area24.06 km²
Population3040 inhabitants
Density126 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNîmes (30 km, 38 min)
Insee code30295
IntercommunalityCC du Pays d'Uzès
DepartmentGard
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Victor-des-Oules4.3 km (9 min)
Vallabrix4.3 km (8 min)
Uzès5.8 km (11 min)
Saint-Siffret6.3 km (11 min)
Montaren-et-Saint-Médiers7.5 km (13 min)
Saint-Laurent-la-Vernède7.7 km (10 min)
La Bastide-d'Engras8.5 km (11 min)
Saint-Hippolyte-de-Montaigu8.5 km (12 min)
Serviers-et-Labaume9 km (15 min)
Fontarèches9.3 km (13 min)
Saint-Maximin9.3 km (15 min)
Arpaillargues-et-Aureillac10.3 km (16 min)
Flaux10.4 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities

Information to the Cultural Office at +33 4 66 22 74 38.

Photos

Village View
Village View
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Fountain Lou Claw
Fountain Lou Claw
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Pottery
Pottery
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Exhibition
Exhibition
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Clock Tower
Clock Tower
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Turning
Turning
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the fountain Street
the fountain Street
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Temple
Temple
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Accordion Festival Plein Pot!
Accordion Festival Plein Pot!
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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

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Mobilboard by Segway
Crafts30 € Nîmes (24 km)
Power-assisted bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 150 € Salavas (39 km)
Discover the Ardèche Gorges by canoe
Nature and the great outdoors34 € to 36 € Vallon-Pont-d'Arc (40 km)
Relax at the Spa des Templiers
Well-being35 € to 130 € Beauvoisin (45 km)
Cycle, mountain bike, tandem and electric bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors22 € Velleron (48 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Hermitage
HikeEasy3h00Collias (10.7 km)
Dolmens walk
HikeEasy2h30Barjac (30 km)
Mine au Bois Dormant Path
HikeIntermediate3h00Robiac-Rochessadoule (36 km)
Sea of Rocks
HikeEasy1h00Sauve (41 km)
On the trail of the hermit
HikeIntermediate3h00Saint-Montan (46 km)

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