Banne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Banne in Ardeche

Visit Banne: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets of the small village and castle ruins are also highlights

Important note

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

Banne 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 54 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Banne is 518 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Ambroix at 12 km and Joyeuse at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Banne, 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 Banne 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 Banne

Markets in and near Banne

  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (3km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (5km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (17km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (18km)
  • Villefort: market Thursday (19km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Banne, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Banne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois de Païolive (4km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (26km)
  • Tanargue (29km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (31km)
  • Mont Lozère (34km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (28km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Banne

Canton: Vans

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Banne

from Privas (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 518 km

from Calais: 752 km

from Nice: 260 km

from Bordeaux: 378 km

from Strasbourg: 544 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berrias-et-Casteljau, Chambonas, Gravieres, Les Salelles, Naves, Saint-Andre-de-Cruzieres and Saint-Paul-le-Jeune.

This page in French: Visiter Banne