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Saint-Jean-Roure tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Jean-Roure in Ardeche

Photo is of Desaignes at 9 km from Saint-Jean-Roure

Visit Saint-Jean-Roure: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-Roure is situated in the Ardeche department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Desaignes at 9 km and Antraigues-sur-Volane at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-Roure, 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 Saint-Jean-Roure in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Desaignes guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is...

See Privas guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Meyras guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Thueyts guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 36 km (direction south)

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

See Aubenas guide


at 36 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 37 km (direction east), in the Drome department

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there is...

See Valence guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction east), in the Loire department

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ailhon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Arlempdes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and it...

See Mirmande guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Jean-Roure


Markets in and near Saint-Jean-Roure

  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Saint-Agreve: market Monday (8km)
  • Lamastre: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Fay-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Felicien: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (23km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (27km)

More information about Saint-Jean-Roure, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-Roure, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (47km)

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 (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (36km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (37km)
  • Jardin japonais (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (20km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (23km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (42km)
  • Tanargue (45km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Saint-Jean-Roure is in the southern-centre of France at 27 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-Roure is 463 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-Roure

Canton: Saint-Martin-de-Valamas

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Jean-Roure

from Privas (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 463 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 265 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 477 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-Roure from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Intres, Jaunac, Le Cheylard, Mariac, Nonieres, Saint-Cierge-sous-le-Cheylard, Saint-Martin-de-Valamas, Saint-Michel-d'Aurance and Saint-Prix.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-Roure

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