Alissas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Alissas in Ardeche

Photo is of Privas at 4 km from Alissas

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Alissas is situated in the Ardeche department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Alissas in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Privas at 4 km and Mirmande at 16 km.

Alissas, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Privas

Privas

at 4 km (direction north-west)

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is leasant when you are...

See Privas guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction east), in the Drome department

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and it really is one...

See Mirmande guide
Alba-la-Romaine

Alba-la-Romaine

at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

Larger than many of the Ardeche villages, Alba-la-Romaine also has a very picturesque historic...

See Alba-la-Romaine guide
Montelimar

Montelimar

at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat - be sure to...

See Montelimar guide
 
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Aubenas

Aubenas

at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau d'Aubenas and the belvedere next to the castle are the highlight of...

See Aubenas guide
Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 22 km (direction west)

Antraigues-sur-Volane is a small medieval perched village, with most activity centred around its central...

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide
Vogue

Vogue

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-west)

Dominated by its castle, the beautiful village of Vogue is one of our favourite...

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Puygiron

Puygiron

at 26 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of the small...

See Puygiron guide
Viviers

Viviers

at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

The town of Viviers contains some interesting buildings and a nice view across the...

See Viviers guide
Ailhon

Ailhon

at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

The beauty of Ailhon is the chance to follow the footpaths through the forests...

See Ailhon guide
Meyras

Meyras

at 29 km (direction west)

Smaller than many of the Ardeche villages, you will see an ancient covered passageway...

See Meyras guide
Saint-Montan

Saint-Montan

at 30 km (direction south)

Climbing the steep cobbled streets to the castle at the top of the village...

See Saint-Montan guide
Balazuc

Balazuc

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south-west)

After exploring ancient Balazuc you descend further to reach the Ardeche river...

See Balazuc guide
Jaujac

Jaujac

at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

The most unusual characteristic in Jaujac is the deep river gorge running through the...

See Jaujac guide

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Markets in and near Alissas

  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (4km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (15km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (15km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (19km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (21km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (22km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Alissas, France

What to do at Alissas? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alissas.

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 (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (12km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (32km)
  • Jardin des herbes (37km)
  • Jardin japonais (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (31km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (42km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (43km)
  • Tanargue (45km)
  • Bois de Païolive (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Alissas is in the southern-centre of France at 4 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Alissas is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Alissas

Canton: Privas

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Alissas

from Privas (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 724 km

from Nice: 238 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Alissas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chomerac, Coux, Flaviac, Lyas, Privas, Rochessauve, Saint-Bauzile, Saint-Julien-en-Saint-Alban, Saint-Symphorien-sous-Chomerac and Veyras.

This page in French: Visiter Alissas