At the crossroads between the Cévennes and the Mediterranean, Uzès seduces with its protected sector which is full of treasures.
Formerly the First Duchy of France, Uzès benefits from a rich past dating from the Roman Empire. Recent discoveries suggest that the city has not yet revealed all of its riches. Visitors enjoy photographing the majestic Fenestrelle Tower, the magnificent cathedral, the Hotel du Baron de la Castille and of course the Duchy. Place Aux Herbes with its many terraces and market is also a must during your stay in Uzès. With its many pedestrian areas, the city is a paradise for walkers. A green lung, the Eure valley stretches at the foot of the city and is a favorite playground for hikers.
By its beauty, the city of Uzès was labeled, 'City of Art and History' in 2008 and recognized by the Michelin Guide, '3 stars - worth the detour'.