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Le Chambon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Chambon in Ardeche

Photo is of Antraigues-sur-Volane at 14 km from Le Chambon

Visit Le Chambon: highlights and tourist information

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Le Chambon is situated in the Ardeche department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Antraigues-sur-Volane at 14 km and Meyras at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Chambon, 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 Le Chambon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide
Meyras

Meyras

at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Meyras guide
Thueyts

Thueyts

at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Thueyts guide
Jaujac

Jaujac

at 22 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Jaujac guide
 
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Desaignes

Desaignes

at 24 km (direction north-east)

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

See Desaignes guide
Aubenas

Aubenas

at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Aubenas guide
Privas

Privas

at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Privas guide
Ailhon

Ailhon

at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Ailhon guide
Arlempdes

Arlempdes

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Arlempdes guide
Vogue

Vogue

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vogue guide
Pradelles

Pradelles

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Pradelles guide
Balazuc

Balazuc

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Balazuc guide
Alba-la-Romaine

Alba-la-Romaine

at 39 km (direction south-east)

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

See Alba-la-Romaine guide
Joyeuse

Joyeuse

at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Joyeuse guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Chambon

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Markets in and near Le Chambon

  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Fay-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (19km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Agreve: market Monday (21km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Laussonne: market Thursday (25km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (25km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Chambon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (34km)

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 (13km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (30km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (53km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (7km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (8km)
  • Tanargue (30km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (35km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (41km)
 
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Geography and distances

Le Chambon is in the southern-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Le Chambon is 471 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Chambon

Canton: Cheylard

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Le Chambon

from Privas (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 471 km

from Calais: 704 km

from Nice: 268 km

from Bordeaux: 385 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dornas, Lachamp-Raphael, Mariac, Mezilhac, Saint-Andeol-de-Fourchades and Saint-Martial.

This page in French: Visiter Le Chambon

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