Pourcharesses tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pourcharesses: highlights and tourist information

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Pourcharesses is situated in the Lozere department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Pourcharesses in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Garde-Guerin at 6 km and Le Pont de Montvert at 18 km.

Pourcharesses, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction )

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best preserved...

See La Garde-Guerin guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 18 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Le Pont de Montvert guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Naves guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets of...

See Banne guide


at 25 km (direction east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Joyeuse guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

Both the surrounding scenery and the town centre of Florac make it...

See Florac guide


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

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

See Labeaume guide
Cevennes National Park

Cevennes National Park

National Parc at 32 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gard department

The varied landscapes of the Cevennes National Park are famous as the...

See Cevennes National Park guide


at 32 km (direction south-east), in the Gard department

Saint-Ambroix is an interesting town, in part because of the ruined castles...

See Saint-Ambroix guide


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

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

See Jaujac guide


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

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

See Thueyts guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Pradelles guide


at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Mende guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern...

See Montbrun guide

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Map of places to visit near Pourcharesses


Markets in and near Pourcharesses

  • Villefort: market Thursday (4km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (18km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Paul-le-Jeune: market Monday & Friday (24km)
  • Besseges: market Thursday (25km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (29km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Pourcharesses, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (40km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Lozère (15km)
  • Tanargue (21km)
  • Bois de Païolive (24km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (27km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (43km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (46km)
  • Mont Aigoual (47km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (48km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (53km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (50km)

Geography and distances

Pourcharesses is in the south of France at 33 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Pourcharesses is 502 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pourcharesses

Canton: Villefort

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48800

Distance to Pourcharesses

from Mende (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 502 km

from Calais: 737 km

from Nice: 281 km

from Bordeaux: 358 km

from Strasbourg: 543 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Altier, Pied-de-Borne, Prevencheres, Sainte-Marguerite-Lafigere and Villefort.

This page in French: Visiter Pourcharesses