Tourism Nimes


Nîmes is the capital of the Gard department. The city has a rich history, dating from the Roman Empire, and it is a well-known tourist destination. It has an amazing Roman Coliseum that is the second biggest after Rome's.

The Arenes is a Roman Amphitheatre, is well preserved and hosts bull-fighting festivals in September. It was built 100 years AD. 24,000 spectators had the possibility to seat. The Maison Carré is a beautifully preserved 1st century Roman temple.

Le Jardin de la Fontaine is the home of Nîmes other important Roman monuments, beautiful statues, temple of Diane.

The surrounding wall Roman offered by the Emperor Augustus in Nimes is one of the vastest surrounding walls of the Gaul Roman. The Door Auguste as well as the Door of France are the only still visible doors.

Attractions in Nimes

  • Arenes of Nimes
  • The Maison Carré
  • The Magne Tower
  • Museum du vieux Nîmes
  • Cathédral de Saint Castor
  • Museum archéologic with its columns, mosaics, sculptures
  • Museum des Beaux-Arts with Flemish, Italian, French works
  • 25 km from Nîmes is the Pont du Gard, ancient roman aqueduct
  • Square of Art, 400 contemporary works
  • Museum of the Bulfigthing and running cowboy boot



A Tour to discover the Gard

  • Thème : Sites and museums
  • Départ : Nimes
  • Durée : 6 jours

For 6 days, you will discover the Gard. You can visit many museums and castle. You know more about the history of this department which takes its name from the river that runs through it.

Day 1 : Nimes arena Day 2 : Beaucaire Castle Day 3 : Pont du Gard Day 4 : National Nature Reserve of the Ardeche Gorges's

Visit the Gard department

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Nimes
  • Durée : 2 jours

Discover towns and cities to visit in the Gard department.

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Discover Nîmes

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Nimes
  • Durée : 7 jours

Several tours to discover Nîmes.

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The "Val de Tave"

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Nimes
  • Durée : 7 jours

Discover the Val de Tave.

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