The Area

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Barjac is in the very north of the Gard, on the cusp of the Cévennes, between the Cèze and Ardèche rivers, the Pont d’Arc is a 20 minute drive away. There are plenty of tracks leading into the countryside from the village that are excellent for cycling and walking. This area boasts vineyards, lavender and sunflower fields, olive groves and fruit orchards. 
There are numerous outdoor activities including; canoeing/kayaking, swimming, canyoning, horse-riding, climbing, cycling, caving and pot-holing… 
BARJAC amenities: There are several bakeries, butchers, grocery shops, a supermarket – Carrefour Contact (with a petrol station), two banks (with cash machines), a tourist office, a chemist, two doctors, a post office, florist, chocolaterie, restaurants, bars, ice-cream shop, clothes shops, gift shops… There is a children’s playground, boules ‘pitches’, football ground and tennis courts to hire.

MARKETS

  • Barjac – Friday morning
  • Vallon Pont d’Arc – Thursday morning
  • St. Ambroix – Tuesday morning
  • Uzès – Saturday morning.

NEARBY: The Pont d’Arc and the Ardèche Gorge for canoeing, kayaking, swimming, canyoning, climbing… Outdoor swimming pool in Méjannes Le Clap –  a 25m long pool and also a children’s leisure pool with slide.

EVENTS

  • Music Festival Chansons de Parole | July
  • La Brocante | Easter and August – Antique market
  • Lavender festival | July
  • Fête Votive | July
  • El Torino weekend | August
  • Barjac en Jazz | August
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