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Rocher tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rocher in Ardeche

Photo is of Ailhon at 5 km from Rocher

Visit Rocher: highlights and tourist information

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Rocher is situated in the Ardeche department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ailhon at 5 km and Jaujac at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rocher, 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 Rocher in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 5 km (direction east-north-east)

The beauty of Ailhon is the chance to follow the...

See Ailhon guide


at 7 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau d'Aubenas and the belvedere next to the...

See Aubenas guide


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

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

See Balazuc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east)

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

See Vogue guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Joyeuse guide


at 12 km (direction south-south-west)

Smaller than many of the Ardeche villages, you will see an...

See Meyras guide


at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Thueyts guide


at 14 km (direction south)

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

See Labeaume guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-east)

Antraigues-sur-Volane is a small medieval perched village, with most activity...

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide
Vallon Pont d'Arc

Vallon Pont d'Arc

at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vallon Pont d'Arc guide


at 22 km (direction south-west)

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

See Naves guide
Pont d'Arc

Pont d'Arc

at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Pont d'Arc guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Alba-la-Romaine guide

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

Map of places to visit near Rocher


Markets in and near Rocher

  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (10km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (12km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (15km)
  • Vallon Pont d'Arc: market Thursday (21km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Rocher, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Rocher, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (12km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (46km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (31km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (35km)
  • Jardin des herbes (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tanargue (17km)
  • Bois de Païolive (22km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (29km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (30km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (32km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (34km)
  • Mont Lozère (46km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (47km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (51km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (41km)

Geography and distances

Rocher is in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Rocher is 498 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rocher

Canton: Largentière

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Rocher

from Privas (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 498 km

from Calais: 732 km

from Nice: 257 km

from Bordeaux: 385 km

from Strasbourg: 518 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailhon, Chassiers, Chazeaux, Fons, Joannas, Largentiere, Lentilleres, Montreal, Prunet, Rocles, Saint-Cirgues-de-Prades, Sanilhac, Tauriers and Vinezac.

This page in French: Visiter Rocher

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