Chirols tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chirols: highlights and tourist information

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Chirols 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 25 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Chirols is 487 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Meyras at 2 km and Thueyts at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chirols, 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 Chirols 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 Chirols

Markets in and near Chirols

  • Thueyts: market Friday (5km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (11km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (25km)
  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (27km)

More information about Chirols, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chirols, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (4km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (49km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (50km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (40km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (43km)
  • Jardin des herbes (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (11km)
  • Tanargue (18km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (18km)
  • Bois de Païolive (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (40km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (42km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (44km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (44km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (46km)
  • Mont Lozère (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chirols

Canton: Thueyts

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Chirols

from Privas (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 487 km

from Calais: 720 km

from Nice: 262 km

from Bordeaux: 384 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aizac, Antraigues-sur-Volane, Asperjoc, Fabras, Jaujac, Juvinas, Labastide-sur-Besorgues, Lalevade-d'Ardeche, Mercuer, Meyras, Pont-de-Labeaume, Prades, Saint-Pierre-de-Colombier and Thueyts.

This page in French: Visiter Chirols