Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais in Ardeche

Photo is of Desaignes at 16 km from Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais

Visit Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais 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 Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Desaignes at 16 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 18 km.

Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction south-east)

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights of your visit to...

See Desaignes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction south-east), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because it started life...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 34 km (direction east)

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore and also the Eden Parc...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 34 km (direction east), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local chocolates and the...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 35 km (direction east), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral and the...

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the Regional Natural...

See Malleval guide


at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the highlights when...

See Pelussin guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 42 km (direction west), in the Haute-Loire department

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and an important pilgrimage...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there is a great deal...

See Valence guide


at 45 km (direction south)

Antraigues-sur-Volane is a small medieval perched village, with most activity centred around its central...

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is leasant when you are...

See Privas guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of the village, the ruined...

See Arlempdes guide


at 50 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Meyras guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a fantastic creation...

See Palais Ideal guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais

  • Montfaucon-en-Velay: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Dunieres: market Friday (12km)
  • Raucoules: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Agreve: market Monday (12km)
  • Riotord: market Friday (13km)
  • Satillieu: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Lapte: market Sunday (17km)
  • Saint-Felicien: market Friday (17km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (33km)
  • Monts d'Ardeche (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (41km)
  • Parc Jouvet (43km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (32km)
  • Oeillon Crest (34km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (34km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (40km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (45km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais is in the southern-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais is 444 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais

Canton: Saint-Agrève

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais

from Privas (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 444 km

from Calais: 675 km

from Nice: 276 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 461 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Devesset, Le Mas-de-Tence, Montregard, Rochepaule, Saint-Bonnet-le-Froid and Saint-Pierre-sur-Doux.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Andre-en-Vivarais