Saint-Arcons-de-Barges tourism and travel guide

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Saint-Arcons-de-Barges is situated in the Haute-Loire 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-Arcons-de-Barges in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arlempdes at 3 km and Pradelles at 8 km.

Saint-Arcons-de-Barges, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 3 km (direction )

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

See Arlempdes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction south-south-west)

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make Pradelles...

See Pradelles guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 23 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Thueyts guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Meyras guide


at 35 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Jaujac guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south), in the Lozere department

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best preserved...

See La Garde-Guerin guide


at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


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

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

See Ailhon guide


at 43 km (direction north-north-west)

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see the...

See Allegre guide


at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Aubenas guide


at 47 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Joyeuse guide


at 49 km (direction south-west), in the Lozere department

On the northern edge of the Cevennes National Park, Mende itself has...

See Mende guide


at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ardeche department

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

See Desaignes guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Arcons-de-Barges

  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (8km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (8km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (14km)
  • Laussonne: market Thursday (18km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (18km)
  • Lantriac: market Sunday (19km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)

More information about Saint-Arcons-de-Barges, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Arcons-de-Barges, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Beaume (12km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (13km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (23km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (27km)
  • Tanargue (27km)
  • Mont Mouchet (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (35km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Arcons-de-Barges is in the southern-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Saint-Arcons-de-Barges is 462 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Arcons-de-Barges

Canton: Pradelles

Arrondissement: Puy-en-Velay

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43420

Distance to Saint-Arcons-de-Barges

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 462 km

from Calais: 697 km

from Nice: 295 km

from Bordeaux: 355 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Arcons-de-Barges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleyrac, Arlempdes, Barges, Coucouron, Goudet, Lafarre, Saint-Paul-de-Tartas, Salettes and Vielprat.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Arcons-de-Barges