Le Cheylard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Cheylard in Ardeche

Photo is of Desaignes at 12 km from Le Cheylard

Visit Le Cheylard: highlights and tourist information

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Le Cheylard 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 Le Cheylard in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Desaignes at 12 km and Antraigues-sur-Volane at 21 km.

Le Cheylard, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction north-east)

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

See Desaignes guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Privas guide


at 28 km (direction south-west)

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

See Meyras guide


at 30 km (direction south-west)

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

See Thueyts guide


at 32 km (direction south)

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

See Aubenas guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ailhon guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore and also the Eden Parc...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 37 km (direction east), in the Drome department

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there is a great deal...

See Valence guide


at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local chocolates and the...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction south)

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

See Vogue guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction 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 40 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and it really is one...

See Mirmande guide

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

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Markets in and near Le Cheylard

Market days in Le Cheylard: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Saint-Agreve: market Monday (12km)
  • Lamastre: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (18km)
  • Fay-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (24km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (24km)
  • Saint-Felicien: market Friday (26km)

More information about Le Cheylard, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Le Cheylard, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (43km)

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 (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (37km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (37km)
  • Jardin japonais (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (17km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (20km)
  • Tanargue (42km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (42km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Le Cheylard is in the southern-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Le Cheylard is 467 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Cheylard

Canton: Cheylard

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Le Cheylard

from Privas (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 467 km

from Calais: 699 km

from Nice: 263 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 481 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Accons, Dornas, Jaunac, Mariac, Nonieres, Saint-Barthelemy-le-Meil, Saint-Christol, Saint-Cierge-sous-le-Cheylard, Saint-Jean-Roure, Saint-Martin-de-Valamas and Saint-Michel-d'Aurance.

This page in French: Visiter Le Cheylard