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Gourmet getaways and local crafts
The local craftsmen offer a multitude of fine and beautiful things, such as traditional potteries, wines, truffles, asparaguses, olives and oils. Also discover in the town of Uzès and its surroundings the colorful boutiques and the Provencal markets, which bring the region to life from winter to summer.

Cultural getaways
Uzès and the surrounding villages from the Uzège region have been closely related for centuries under the dukedom of Uzès, the first dukedom of France. Your curiosity will be rewarded with historical remnants, such as the Uzès Dukedom (Duché d'Uzès), the Pont du Gard (a well preserved Roman aqueduct), the Saint Privat Castle (XIth- XVIIth century), the "Concluses de Lussan" (a spectacular natural limestone formation). Other things to see are the museum of the Haribo candy-factory, the neighboring towns and sites in the region. Nimes - the antique arenas, the "Maison Carrée" (one of the best preserved Roman Temples), the "Carré d'Art" (the Modern Art Museum). Avignon - the "Pope City". The antique theater in Orange, the arenas in Arles, the wild country-side of the Camargue, Marseille and its "Calanques"...
Sport getaways
On ground: hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, climbing, golf...
On water: swimming, canoe/kayak, fishing and canyoneering...
In the air: U.L.M., ballooning, paragliding, many thrilling sensations...

Festivals in the region
In January: Week-end around the truffle in Uzès In June: the international "story-telling" festival in Uzège, the "festival de la nouvelle danse" (a contemporary dance festival promoting young artists), the Comic Book festival in Uzès, the Ferias in Arles and Nimes.
In July: the Musical Nights festival and the World Music festival in Uzès, the famous annual arts festival in Avigno...
In August: The summer opera festival in Orange (Chorégies), the Fete Votive (Abrivado, Pegoulade...)
Place Raoul Pascal, 30700 St. Hippolyte de Montaigu - Uzès
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