Freyssenet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Freyssenet in Ardeche

Photo is of Privas at 8 km from Freyssenet

Visit Freyssenet: highlights and tourist information

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Freyssenet 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 Freyssenet in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Privas at 8 km and Aubenas at 14 km.

Freyssenet, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Privas

Privas

at 8 km (direction north-east)

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

See Privas guide
Aubenas

Aubenas

at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau d'Aubenas and the belvedere next to the castle are the highlight of...

See Aubenas guide
Alba-la-Romaine

Alba-la-Romaine

at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

Larger than many of the Ardeche villages, Alba-la-Romaine also has a very picturesque historic...

See Alba-la-Romaine guide
Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

Antraigues-sur-Volane is a small medieval perched village, with most activity centred around its central...

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Vogue

Vogue

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction south-west)

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

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Ailhon

Ailhon

at 18 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Meyras

Meyras

at 21 km (direction west)

Smaller than many of the Ardeche villages, you will see an ancient covered passageway...

See Meyras guide
Montelimar

Montelimar

at 22 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

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

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Jaujac

Jaujac

at 23 km (direction west)

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

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Balazuc

Balazuc

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-west)

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

See Balazuc guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east), in the Drome department

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and it really is one...

See Mirmande guide
Viviers

Viviers

at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

See Viviers guide
Thueyts

Thueyts

at 25 km (direction west)

Thueyts is more 'renovated' than many of the Ardeche 'villages of character' and has...

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Saint-Montan

Saint-Montan

at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Montan guide

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Markets in and near Freyssenet

  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (7km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (14km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (19km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (23km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (23km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Freyssenet, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (14km)
  • Crest (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (18km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (41km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (36km)
  • Parc Jouvet (39km)
  • Jardin japonais (48km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (25km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (31km)
  • Tanargue (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (37km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (39km)
  • Bois de Païolive (42km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (38km)
 
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Geography and distances

Freyssenet is in the southern-centre of France at 8 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Freyssenet is 493 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Freyssenet

Canton: Privas

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Freyssenet

from Privas (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 493 km

from Calais: 725 km

from Nice: 243 km

from Bordeaux: 404 km

from Strasbourg: 498 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berzeme, Darbres, Privas, Saint-Laurent-sous-Coiron, Saint-Priest and Veyras.

This page in French: Visiter Freyssenet