Chandolas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chandolas in Ardeche

Photo is of Labeaume at 7 km from Chandolas

Visit Chandolas: highlights and tourist information

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Chandolas 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 Chandolas in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Labeaume at 7 km and Banne at 9 km.

Chandolas, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction north-east)

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

See Labeaume guide


at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets of the small...

See Banne guide


at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

Explore the castle and medieval centre of Joyeuse - then head to the river...

See Joyeuse guide


at 10 km (direction west)

Stroll through the pretty village of Naves and you will see progressively more ancient...

See Naves guide
Vallon Pont d\'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 11 km (direction east)

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

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide


at 13 km (direction south-east), in the Gard department

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

See Barjac guide
Pont d\'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 13 km (direction east)

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

See Pont d'Arc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-east)

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

See Balazuc guide


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

Saint-Ambroix is an interesting town, in part because of the ruined castles and the...

See Saint-Ambroix guide
Gorges de l\'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche

Scenery at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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

See Montclus guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-east)

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

See Vogue guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Ailhon guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Jaujac guide

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Map of places to visit near Chandolas


Markets in and near Chandolas

  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (9km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (11km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (11km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (13km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (17km)

More information about Chandolas, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chandolas, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (31km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (45km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois de Païolive (5km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (14km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (19km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (24km)
  • Tanargue (28km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (32km)
  • Mont Lozère (41km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (36km)

Geography and distances

Chandolas is in the southern-centre of France at 46 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Chandolas is 516 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chandolas

Canton: Joyeuse

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Chandolas

from Privas (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 516 km

from Calais: 750 km

from Nice: 253 km

from Bordeaux: 385 km

from Strasbourg: 536 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu, Berrias-et-Casteljau, Grospierres, Labeaume and Saint-Alban-Auriolles.

This page in French: Visiter Chandolas