Plats tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plats in Ardeche

Photo is of Tournon-sur-Rhone at 8 km from Plats

Visit Plats: highlights and tourist information

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Plats 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 Plats in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournon-sur-Rhone at 8 km and Tain-l\'Hermitage at 8 km.

Plats, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

at 8 km (direction north-east)

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Tain-l\'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

at 8 km (direction 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
Valence

Valence

at 12 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

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

See Valence guide
Desaignes

Desaignes

at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Desaignes guide
 
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Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 21 km (direction east), in the Drome department

The collegiale church in Romans-sur-Isere is a 12th-13th century church with medieval artworks...

See Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère guide
Romans-sur-Isere

Romans-sur-Isere

at 22 km (direction east), in the Drome department

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to the large...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 33 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a fantastic creation...

See Palais Ideal guide
Privas

Privas

at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Privas guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south), in the Drome department

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

See Mirmande guide
Crest

Crest

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

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when you visit...

See Crest guide
Saint-Antoine-l\'Abbaye

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex, is listed...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the Regional Natural...

See Malleval guide
Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction north-west), in the Loire department

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide
Pont-en-Royans

Pont-en-Royans

at 45 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs above the river gorge,...

See Pont-en-Royans guide

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Markets in and near Plats

  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (8km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (11km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Felicien: market Friday (15km)
  • Lamastre: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (16km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (18km)

More information about Plats, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Plats, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Crest (37km)
  • Vals-les-Bains (50km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (45km)
  • Monts d'Ardeche (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (12km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (11km)
  • Parc Jouvet (12km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (45km)
  • Oeillon Crest (45km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (48km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (21km)
 
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Geography and distances

Plats is in the southern-centre of France at 34 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Plats is 466 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plats

Canton: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Plats

from Privas (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 466 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 245 km

from Bordeaux: 422 km

from Strasbourg: 457 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champis, Chateaubourg, Cornas, Glun, La Roche-de-Glun, Mauves, Saint-Barthelemy-le-Plain, Saint-Romain-de-Lerps and Saint-Sylvestre.

This page in French: Visiter Plats