Alba-la-Romaine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Alba-la-Romaine: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Larger than many of the Ardeche villages, Alba-la-Romaine also has a very picturesque historic centre to explore

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Alba-la-Romaine. For detailed visitor information see the Alba-la-Romaine travel guide.

Alba-la-Romaine is situated in the Ardeche department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 20 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Alba-la-Romaine is 508 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montelimar at 12 km and Saint-Montan at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Alba-la-Romaine, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Alba-la-Romaine in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ardeche

Map of places to visit near Alba-la-Romaine

Markets in and near Alba-la-Romaine

  • Le Teil: market Thursday (7km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (16km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (18km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (20km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (22km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (23km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (23km)

More information about Alba-la-Romaine, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Alba-la-Romaine, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alba-la-Romaine.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (22km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (22km)
  • Parc Jouvet (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (25km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (25km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (37km)
  • Bois de Païolive (37km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (41km)
  • Tanargue (42km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (44km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (45km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Alba-la-Romaine

Canton: Viviers

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Alba-la-Romaine

from Privas (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 508 km

from Calais: 740 km

from Nice: 233 km

from Bordeaux: 410 km

from Strasbourg: 509 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Alba-la-Romaine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubignas, Saint-Andeol-de-Berg, Saint-Jean-le-Centenier, Saint-Pons, Saint-Thome and Valvigneres.

This page in French: Visiter Alba-la-Romaine