Cornas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cornas in Ardeche

Visit Cornas: highlights and tourist information

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Cornas 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 32 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Cornas is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valence at 5 km and Tournon-sur-Rhone at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cornas, 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 Cornas 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 Cornas

Markets in and near Cornas

  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (4km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (4km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (11km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (12km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (12km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (18km)

More information about Cornas, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cornas, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Crest (30km)
  • Vals-les-Bains (50km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (5km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (5km)
  • Jardin japonais (8km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (14km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cornas

Canton: Saint-Péray

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Cornas

from Privas (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 702 km

from Nice: 238 km

from Bordeaux: 427 km

from Strasbourg: 459 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-Monteux, Bourg-les-Valence, Chateaubourg, Glun, Guilherand-Granges, La Roche-de-Glun, Plats, Pont-de-l'Isere, Saint-Peray, Saint-Romain-de-Lerps and Valence.

This page in French: Visiter Cornas