Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Antraigues-sur-Volane at 5 km from Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs

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Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs 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-Joseph-Des-Bancs in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Antraigues-sur-Volane at 5 km and Meyras at 13 km.

Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Meyras guide


at 13 km (direction south)

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

See Aubenas guide


at 15 km (direction east)

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

See Privas guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ailhon guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Thueyts guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Jaujac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south)

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

See Vogue guide


at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

See Alba-la-Romaine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south)

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

See Balazuc guide


at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Desaignes guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Joyeuse guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

Both the medieval village and the river beach combine to make Labeaume very rewarding...

See Labeaume guide


at 33 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat - be sure to...

See Montelimar guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs

  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (13km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (15km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (16km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (26km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (30km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs, France

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

Grand sites of France

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 (10km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (44km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (44km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (44km)
  • Jardin des herbes (47km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (51km)
  • Jardin japonais (51km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (13km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (19km)
  • Tanargue (29km)
  • Bois de Païolive (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (43km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (46km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (48km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs is in the southern-centre of France at 15 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs is 484 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs

Canton: Antraigues-sur-Volane

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs

from Privas (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 484 km

from Calais: 717 km

from Nice: 255 km

from Bordeaux: 394 km

from Strasbourg: 498 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antraigues-sur-Volane, Asperjoc, Genestelle, Gourdon, Issamoulenc, Laviolle, Saint-Andeol-de-Vals, Saint-Etienne-de-Boulogne, Saint-Julien-du-Gua and Saint-Michel-de-Boulogne.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Joseph-Des-Bancs