Le Vigan is located in the Gard department of Languedoc-Roussillon. The town is surrounded by hills. It is a beautiful place to visit and these are the places you must visit:

The Stone Bridge


The stone bridge is built across the river Arre in the 12th century. It is one of the most scenic places in the town. The bridge has two arches. The main central arch forms a semi circle above the river. This looks very pretty when the river water is able to reflect the bridge. From the bridge, you can have very beautiful vies along the river valley.

The Historic Village


You must explore the village by walking through the narrow streets. You will find many medieval houses and cafes here. You will also find houses that were built in the 17th century! There are other small villages nearby like Bez, Esparon and Montdardier. These villages are worth exploring.

Churches and Monuments


You should visit the Church of Saint-Pierre. It is a 17th century church that has been restructured in the 20th century. You can also visit the protestant temple in the Rue du Palais. The monument Chateau d’Assas is an 18th century building which you can visit as well. The ancient architecture of these churches and monuments will astonish you.

These three are the main attractions of Le Vigan. However, you can also visit the museum and the silk weaving mill. The shops are also interesting to visit; you might find some special artifacts which you can carry back home as a memory. Le Vigan is a picturesque place which you will love. Enjoy some time with your family here.