Genestelle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Genestelle: highlights and tourist information

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Genestelle 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 17 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Genestelle is 485 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Antraigues-sur-Volane at 2 km and Meyras at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genestelle, 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 Genestelle 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 Genestelle

Markets in and near Genestelle

  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (11km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (14km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (17km)
  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (28km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Genestelle, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Genestelle, France

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

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 (8km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (44km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (46km)
  • Jardin des herbes (46km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (48km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (52km)
  • Jardin japonais (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (12km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (19km)
  • Tanargue (27km)
  • Bois de Païolive (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (42km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (45km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genestelle

Canton: Antraigues-sur-Volane

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Genestelle

from Privas (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 485 km

from Calais: 718 km

from Nice: 256 km

from Bordeaux: 392 km

from Strasbourg: 500 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aizac, Antraigues-sur-Volane, Asperjoc, Gourdon, Laviolle, Saint-Andeol-de-Vals, Saint-Etienne-de-Boulogne, Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs, Saint-Julien-du-Gua and Saint-Michel-de-Boulogne.

This page in French: Visiter Genestelle