Lesperon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lesperon in Ardeche

Photo is of Pradelles at 5 km from Lesperon

Visit Lesperon: highlights and tourist information

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Lesperon 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 Lesperon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pradelles at 5 km and Arlempdes at 15 km.

Lesperon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Pradelles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Arlempdes guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south), 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 26 km (direction east)

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

See Thueyts guide


at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Meyras guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Jaujac guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 35 km (direction east-south-east), 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 36 km (direction east)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ailhon guide


at 39 km (direction south-east)

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

See Joyeuse guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lozere department

On the northern edge of the Cevennes National Park, Mende itself has a cathedral...

See Mende guide


at 41 km (direction south-east)

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

See Naves guide


at 41 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aubenas guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lozere department

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages in the Cevennes...

See Le Pont de Montvert guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Lesperon


Markets in and near Lesperon

  • Langogne: market Saturday (3km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (5km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (19km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (26km)
  • Laussonne: market Thursday (29km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (30km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)

More information about Lesperon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Lesperon, France

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

Grand sites of France

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 (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (37km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tanargue (19km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (22km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (24km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (28km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (29km)
  • Mont Lozère (36km)
  • Bois de Païolive (45km)
  • Mont Mouchet (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (34km)

Geography and distances

Lesperon is in the southern-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Lesperon is 474 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lesperon

Canton: Coucouron

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Lesperon

from Privas (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 474 km

from Calais: 708 km

from Nice: 292 km

from Bordeaux: 353 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cellier-du-Luc, Langogne, Lavillatte, Le Plagnal, Naussac, Pradelles, Saint-Alban-en-Montagne, Saint-Etienne-du-Vigan and Saint-Flour-de-Mercoire.

This page in French: Visiter Lesperon