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Les Vastres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Les Vastres in Haute-Loire

Photo is of Desaignes at 20 km from Les Vastres

Visit Les Vastres: highlights and tourist information

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Les Vastres is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Desaignes at 20 km and Arlempdes at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Vastres, 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 Les Vastres in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 20 km (direction east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Desaignes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Arlempdes guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 34 km (direction south), in the Ardeche department

Smaller than many of the Ardeche villages, you will...

See Meyras guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 35 km (direction south), in the Ardeche department

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

See Thueyts guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Pradelles guide


at 39 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Privas guide


at 39 km (direction south), in the Ardeche department

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

See Jaujac guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Aubenas guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Ailhon guide


at 46 km (direction east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 47 km (direction east), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Loire

Map of places to visit near Les Vastres


Markets in and near Les Vastres

  • Fay-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Sunday (3km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Agreve: market Monday (11km)
  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Julien-Chapteuil: market Monday (16km)
  • Laussonne: market Thursday (17km)
  • Lantriac: market Sunday (20km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (22km)

More information about Les Vastres, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Les Vastres, France

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

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 (30km)
  • Pilat (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (40km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (17km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (24km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (30km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (38km)
  • Tanargue (44km)
  • Perdrix Crest (50km)
  • Oeillon Crest (52km)

Geography and distances

Les Vastres is in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Les Vastres is 454 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Vastres

Canton: Fay-sur-Lignon

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43430

Distance to Les Vastres

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 454 km

from Calais: 686 km

from Nice: 279 km

from Bordeaux: 381 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaudeyrolles, Fay-sur-Lignon, Lachapelle-sous-Chaneac, Mars and Saint-Clement.

This page in French: Visiter Les Vastres

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