St. Quentin la Poterie

St. Quentin la Poterie

Population: approximately 3000 Distance from Uzès: 5km Market day: Friday Literally 10 minutes from Uzès is the lovely town of St Quentin La Poterie which has been synonymous with pottery artisans since the 14th century and enjoys an excellent reputation in the world...
Lussan

Lussan

Population : approximately  500 Distance from Uzès : 19km Lussan is a small but very pretty perched village just a short drive from Uzès which was awarded “Village of Character” label along with Barjac and Vézénobres by the tourism authority. Whilst not much remains...
Collias

Collias

Population : approximately 1000 Distance from Uzès : 7 km Market Day: Wednesday Only 15 minutes from Uzès, heading in the direction of Avignon, is the delightful riverside village of Collias. In the past it was associated with the silk industry but now it is mainly...
Barjac

Barjac

Population : approximately 1600 Distance from Uzès: 42 km. Market Day: Friday Less than an hour from Uzès lies Barjac which was  a prosperous town of the Middle Ages  known for agriculture, silk and coal mining in its past lies between the River Cèze and the River...
Vézénobres

Vézénobres

Population : approximately 1800 Distance from Uzès : 27km Market day: Thursday Only half an hour away from Uzès is the beautiful perched village of Vézénobres which has been awarded a “Village of Character” label along with Barjac and Lussan. It is noted for its...
Nîmes

Nîmes

Nîmes – famous for the origin of denim fabric (de Nîmes = of Nîmes) and a well preserved Roman arena Population: 150,000 Distance from Uzès: 24km Market Day: Monday Around half an hour by car from Uzès, Nîmes had its origin in 6th century BC and became a...

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