Montpezat-sous-Bauzon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montpezat-sous-Bauzon in Ardeche

Photo is of Thueyts at 4 km from Montpezat-sous-Bauzon

Visit Montpezat-sous-Bauzon: highlights and tourist information

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Montpezat-sous-Bauzon 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 Montpezat-sous-Bauzon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Thueyts at 4 km and Meyras at 6 km.

Montpezat-sous-Bauzon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Thueyts guide


at 6 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Meyras guide


at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 12 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 16 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ailhon guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aubenas guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vogue guide


at 26 km (direction south)

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

See Joyeuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-east)

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

See Balazuc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-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 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Arlempdes guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Labeaume guide


at 31 km (direction east)

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

See Privas guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 32 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

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Markets in and near Montpezat-sous-Bauzon

  • Thueyts: market Friday (4km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (18km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (26km)
  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Montpezat-sous-Bauzon, France

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

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 (7km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (39km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (56km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (39km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (42km)
  • Jardin des herbes (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (8km)
  • Tanargue (14km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (15km)
  • Bois de Païolive (36km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (36km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (46km)
  • Mont Lozère (49km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (56km)

Geography and distances

Montpezat-sous-Bauzon is in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Montpezat-sous-Bauzon is 482 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montpezat-sous-Bauzon

Canton: Montpezat-sous-Bauzon

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montpezat-sous-Bauzon

from Privas (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 482 km

from Calais: 715 km

from Nice: 269 km

from Bordeaux: 378 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montpezat-sous-Bauzon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barnas, Burzet, Le Roux, Meyras, Saint-Pierre-de-Colombier and Thueyts.

This page in French: Visiter Montpezat-sous-Bauzon