Rocher tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rocher in Ardeche

Visit Rocher: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Rocher 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 31 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Rocher is 498 kilometres from Paris).

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.

You can also

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!


... 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

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

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