Champis tourism and travel guide

Photo of Champis in Ardeche

Photo is of Valence at 13 km from Champis

Visit Champis: highlights and tourist information

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Champis 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 Champis in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Valence at 13 km and Tournon-sur-Rhone at 14 km.

Champis, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Valence

Valence

at 13 km (direction east), in the Drome department

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

See Valence guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

at 14 km (direction north-east)

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Tain-l\'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

at 15 km (direction north-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
Desaignes

Desaignes

at 17 km (direction west)

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

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

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 27 km (direction east-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
Romans-sur-Isere

Romans-sur-Isere

at 27 km (direction east-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
Privas

Privas

at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Privas guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 30 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
Crest

Crest

at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

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

See Crest guide
Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 40 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
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a fantastic creation...

See Palais Ideal guide
Montelimar

Montelimar

at 45 km (direction south), in the Drome department

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

See Montelimar guide
Saint-Antoine-l\'Abbaye

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex, is listed...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because it started life...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide

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Markets in and near Champis

  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (10km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (11km)
  • Lamastre: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (14km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (15km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Felicien: market Friday (16km)

More information about Champis, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Champis, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Crest (34km)
  • Vals-les-Bains (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (13km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (13km)
  • Jardin japonais (16km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (42km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (23km)
 
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Geography and distances

Champis is in the southern-centre of France at 27 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Champis is 469 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Champis

Canton: Saint-Péray

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Champis

from Privas (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 469 km

from Calais: 700 km

from Nice: 245 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 464 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alboussiere, Boffres, Colombier-le-Jeune, Gilhoc-sur-Ormeze, Plats, Saint-Romain-de-Lerps and Saint-Sylvestre.

This page in French: Visiter Champis