La Souche tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Souche in Ardeche

Photo is of Jaujac at 5 km from La Souche

Visit La Souche: highlights and tourist information

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La Souche 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 La Souche in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Jaujac at 5 km and Thueyts at 6 km.

La Souche, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Jaujac

Jaujac

at 5 km (direction east)

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

See Jaujac guide
Thueyts

Thueyts

at 6 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Thueyts guide
Meyras

Meyras

at 8 km (direction north-east)

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

See Meyras guide
Ailhon

Ailhon

at 12 km (direction east)

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

See Ailhon guide
 
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Aubenas

Aubenas

at 15 km (direction east)

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

See Aubenas guide
Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide
Joyeuse

Joyeuse

at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Joyeuse guide
Vogue

Vogue

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Vogue guide
Balazuc

Balazuc

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Balazuc guide
Labeaume

Labeaume

at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

Both the medieval village and the river beach combine to make Labeaume very rewarding...

See Labeaume guide
Naves

Naves

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Stroll through the pretty village of Naves and you will see progressively more ancient...

See Naves guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-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
Vallon Pont d\'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 29 km (direction south-east)

Because of the proximity to the Gorges de l'Ardeche and the lively holiday atmosphere...

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide
Banne

Banne

at 29 km (direction south)

The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets of the small...

See Banne guide

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Markets in and near La Souche

  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (6km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (15km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (23km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (25km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near La Souche, France

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

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)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (12km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (51km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (31km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (34km)
  • Jardin des herbes (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tanargue (10km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (17km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (24km)
  • Bois de Païolive (27km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (38km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (43km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (43km)
  • Mont Lozère (43km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Souche is in the southern-centre of France at 34 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: La Souche is 491 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Souche

Canton: Thueyts

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to La Souche

from Privas (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 491 km

from Calais: 724 km

from Nice: 265 km

from Bordeaux: 378 km

from Strasbourg: 516 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barnas, Jaujac, Laboule, Meyras, Prunet, Saint-Cirgues-de-Prades, Thueyts and Valgorge.

This page in French: Visiter La Souche