Issarles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Issarles in Ardeche

Photo is of Arlempdes at 9 km from Issarles

Visit Issarles: highlights and tourist information

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Issarles 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 Issarles in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arlempdes at 9 km and Pradelles at 14 km.

Issarles, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of the village, the ruined...

See Arlempdes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make Pradelles a highlight...

See Pradelles guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

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

See Thueyts guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 25 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and an important pilgrimage...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Meyras guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ailhon guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lozere department

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best preserved and unspoiled...

See La Garde-Guerin guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aubenas guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights of your visit to...

See Desaignes guide


at 43 km (direction south-south-east)

Explore the castle and medieval centre of Joyeuse - then head to the river...

See Joyeuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vogue guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction south-east)

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

See Balazuc guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ardeche

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Map of places to visit near Issarles


Markets in and near Issarles

  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (14km)
  • Laussonne: market Thursday (14km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (15km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (17km)
  • Lantriac: market Sunday (18km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (19km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (20km)

More information about Issarles, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Issarles, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (38km)

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 (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (15km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (16km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (19km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (20km)
  • Tanargue (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (44km)

Geography and distances

Issarles is in the southern-centre of France at 46 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Issarles is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Issarles

Canton: Coucouron

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Issarles

from Privas (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 698 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 503 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleyrac, Coucouron, Freycenet-la-Cuche, Lachapelle-Graillouse, Lafarre, Le Lac-d'Issarles and Salettes.

This page in French: Visiter Issarles