Laudun-l'Ardoise - Gard Provençal

Village of Laudun

GPS : Longitude : 4.658056 E - Latitude : 44.10611 N
Altitude : 66 m
Population : 5,472

Laudun-l'Ardoise is located 3,5 km from Orsan, 7 km from Bagnols-sur-Cèze, Saint-Laurent-des-Arbres, 27 km from the Pont du Gard, from Uzès, Avignon, 28 km from Villeneuve-lès-Avignon, 32 km from the Gorges du Gardon

On the banks of the Rhône, with the rivers of la Cèze and laTave flowing through it, Laudun clings to the sides of a hill, commanding superb views over the valley. Famed for its AOC wines, Laudun is, in addition to being a typical village of winegrowers, also harbours many architectural riches: the aqueduct of Balouvière, the 18 hectares of Caesar's Camp (the remains of a Roman village which was inhabited for over a thousand years), the Gothic church of Notre-Dame la Neuve, built over the remains of the Romanesque church of Saint-Geniès. Nature lovers will enjoy walks on the area's numerous paths and trails.

Church of laudun   Steet of laudun

What to see, what to visit: L'aven d’Orgnac, Uzès, Nîmes, the Pont du Gard.
Recommended activities: Walking, swimming, mountain biking.

church of laudun
village of laudun   vault of laudun
monument of laudun   laudun village

Provençal market: Monday morning. Festivities: festival of La Romanité in late May.