Orgnac-l'Aven tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orgnac-l'Aven: highlights and tourist information

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Orgnac-l'Aven is situated in the Ardeche department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 50 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Orgnac-l'Aven is 530 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montclus at 5 km and Gorges de l'Ardeche at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orgnac-l'Aven, 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 Orgnac-l'Aven in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Orgnac-l'Aven

Markets in and near Orgnac-l'Aven

  • Barjac: market Friday (7km)
  • Goudargues: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Sunday (11km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (12km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (17km)
  • Pont-Saint-Esprit: market Saturday (17km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Ambroix: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Bagnols-sur-Ceze: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Orgnac-l'Aven, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Orgnac-l'Aven, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Orgnac-l'Aven.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (33km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (38km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (47km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (28km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (38km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (40km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (6km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (9km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (15km)
  • Bois de Païolive (21km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (22km)
  • Tanargue (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (22km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orgnac-l'Aven

Canton: Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Orgnac-l'Aven

from Privas (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 530 km

from Calais: 764 km

from Nice: 237 km

from Bordeaux: 401 km

from Strasbourg: 539 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Orgnac-l'Aven from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Issirac, Labastide-de-Virac, Le Garn, Montclus, Saint-Privat-de-Champclos and Vagnas.

This page in French: Visiter Orgnac-l'Aven