Beauchastel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beauchastel in Ardeche

Photo is of Valence at 14 km from Beauchastel

Visit Beauchastel: highlights and tourist information

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Beauchastel 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 Beauchastel in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Valence at 14 km and Mirmande at 14 km.

Beauchastel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there is a great deal...

See Valence guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction south-south-east), in the Drome department

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

See Mirmande guide


at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Privas guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when you visit...

See Crest guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore and also the Eden Parc...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local chocolates and the...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights of your visit to...

See Desaignes guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Drome department

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

See Montelimar guide
Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

The collegiale church in Romans-sur-Isere is a 12th-13th century church with medieval artworks...

See Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère guide


at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to the large...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


at 32 km (direction south), in the Drome department

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

See Puygiron guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Alba-la-Romaine guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized, which adds further to the...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide

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Markets in and near Beauchastel

  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (3km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (7km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (9km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (15km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)

More information about Beauchastel, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Beauchastel, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (54km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Crest (21km)
  • Vals-les-Bains (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (14km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (19km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (14km)
  • Jardin japonais (24km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (22km)

Geography and distances

Beauchastel is in the southern-centre of France at 19 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Beauchastel is 485 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beauchastel

Canton: Voulte-sur-Rhône

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Beauchastel

from Privas (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 485 km

from Calais: 715 km

from Nice: 233 km

from Bordeaux: 424 km

from Strasbourg: 475 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charmes-sur-Rhone, Gilhac-et-Bruzac, La Voulte-sur-Rhone, Livron-sur-Drome, Portes-les-Valence, Saint-Georges-les-Bains and Saint-Laurent-du-Pape.

This page in French: Visiter Beauchastel