Bidon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bidon in Ardeche

Photo is of Gorges de l\'Ardeche at 5 km from Bidon

Visit Bidon: highlights and tourist information

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Bidon 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 Bidon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges de l\'Ardeche at 5 km and Aigueze at 7 km.

Bidon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Gorges de l\'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche

Scenery at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

The Gorges de l'Ardeche are one of the most scenic highlights in France, whether...

See Gorges de l'Ardeche guide


Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction south-south-east), in the Gard department

The pretty village of Aigueuze, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', also...

See Aigueze guide
Pont d\'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 10 km (direction west)

The small beach and beautiful setting make Pont d'Arc a very beautiful and popular...

See Pont d'Arc guide


at 11 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Montan guide
Vallon Pont d\'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

Because of the proximity to the Gorges de l'Ardeche and the lively holiday atmosphere...

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-west), in the Gard department

Montclus is a tiny but beautiful village in a lovely setting on the Cèze...

See Montclus guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gard department

Cornillon, France is a hilltop village with an interesting historic centre in the north...

See Cornillon guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gard department

Barjac is a historic market town in the lovely countryside of he northern Gard...

See Barjac guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gard department

Goudargues is a small town on the banks of a canal in the Gard...

See Goudargues guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east), in the Drome department

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church are just some...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


at 18 km (direction north-east)

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

See Viviers guide
La Roque-sur-Ceze

La Roque-sur-Ceze

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south), in the Gard department

It is very lovely exploring the steep streets in the ancient village of La...

See La Roque-sur-Ceze guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

Both the medieval village and the river beach combine to make Labeaume very rewarding...

See Labeaume guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction north-west)

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

See Balazuc guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Bidon


Markets in and near Bidon

  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (8km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (12km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (13km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (14km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (16km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (17km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (18km)

More information about Bidon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Bidon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (18km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (28km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (4km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (5km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (20km)
  • Bois de Païolive (27km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (31km)
  • Tanargue (46km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (14km)

Geography and distances

Bidon is in the southern-centre of France at 42 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Bidon is 526 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bidon

Canton: Bourg-Saint-Andéol

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Bidon

from Privas (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 526 km

from Calais: 759 km

from Nice: 231 km

from Bordeaux: 408 km

from Strasbourg: 530 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Remeze.

This page in French: Visiter Bidon