Gras tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gras: highlights and tourist information

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Gras 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 33 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Gras is 518 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Montan at 7 km and Gorges de l'Ardeche at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gras, 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 Gras 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 Gras

Markets in and near Gras

  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (12km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (14km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (15km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (16km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (16km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (21km)

More information about Gras, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Gras, France

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

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 (28km)
  • Crest (50km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (21km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (25km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (18km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (45km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (12km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (12km)
  • Bois de Païolive (28km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (28km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (35km)
  • Tanargue (41km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (43km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (51km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gras

Canton: Bourg-Saint-Andéol

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gras

from Privas (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 518 km

from Calais: 751 km

from Nice: 233 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 522 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Larnas and Saint-Remeze.

This page in French: Visiter Gras