Pradons tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pradons in Ardeche

Photo is of Balazuc at 4 km from Pradons

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Pradons 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 Pradons in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Balazuc at 4 km and Labeaume at 5 km.

Pradons, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Balazuc guide


at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Labeaume guide
Vallon Pont d\'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 8 km (direction south-south-east)

Because of the proximity to the Gorges de l'Ardeche and the lively holiday atmosphere...

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide


at 9 km (direction west)

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

See Joyeuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-east)

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

See Vogue guide
Pont d\'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 11 km (direction south-south-east)

The small beach and beautiful setting make Pont d'Arc a very beautiful and popular...

See Pont d'Arc guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Ailhon guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Aubenas guide
Gorges de l\'Ardeche

Gorges de l'Ardeche

Scenery at 17 km (direction south-east)

The Gorges de l'Ardeche are one of the most scenic highlights in France, whether...

See Gorges de l'Ardeche guide


at 18 km (direction south), in the Gard department

Barjac is a historic market town in the lovely countryside of he northern Gard...

See Barjac guide


at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Naves guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Banne guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Larger than many of the Ardeche villages, Alba-la-Romaine also has a very picturesque historic...

See Alba-la-Romaine guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Pradons


Markets in and near Pradons

  • Ruoms: market Friday (3km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (8km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (16km)
  • Barjac: market Friday (18km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (20km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)

More information about Pradons, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pradons, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (35km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (38km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bois de Païolive (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (17km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (21km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (25km)
  • Tanargue (27km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (34km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (35km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (30km)

Geography and distances

Pradons is in the southern-centre of France at 35 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Pradons is 511 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pradons

Canton: Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pradons

from Privas (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 511 km

from Calais: 744 km

from Nice: 248 km

from Bordeaux: 392 km

from Strasbourg: 525 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balazuc, Chauzon, Labeaume, Lagorce, Laurac-en-Vivarais, Rochecolombe, Ruoms, Saint-Alban-Auriolles, Saint-Maurice-d'Ardeche and Uzer.

This page in French: Visiter Pradons