Prades tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prades: highlights and tourist information

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Prades 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 25 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Prades is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jaujac at 5 km and Ailhon at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prades, 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 Prades in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Prades

Markets in and near Prades

  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (5km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (6km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (9km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (22km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (25km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Prades, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Prades, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Prades.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (5km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (44km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (48km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (38km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (41km)
  • Jardin des herbes (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (16km)
  • Tanargue (19km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (24km)
  • Bois de Païolive (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (35km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (38km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (40km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (48km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Prades

Canton: Thueyts

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Prades

from Privas (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 725 km

from Nice: 257 km

from Bordeaux: 387 km

from Strasbourg: 511 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailhon, Asperjoc, Aubenas, Chazeaux, Chirols, Fabras, Jaujac, Labegude, Lalevade-d'Ardeche, Lentilleres, Mercuer, Meyras, Pont-de-Labeaume, Prunet, Saint-Cirgues-de-Prades, Saint-Etienne-de-Fontbellon and Vals-les-Bains.

This page in French: Visiter Prades