Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon in Ardeche

Photo is of Privas at 13 km from Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon

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Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon 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-Maurice-en-Chalencon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Privas at 13 km and Desaignes at 17 km.

Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Privas

Privas

at 13 km (direction south)

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

See Privas guide
Desaignes

Desaignes

at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Desaignes guide
Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

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

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Valence

Valence

at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

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

See Valence guide
Aubenas

Aubenas

at 30 km (direction south-west)

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

See Aubenas guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

at 31 km (direction north-east)

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

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Tain-l\'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

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

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Meyras

Meyras

at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Meyras guide
Alba-la-Romaine

Alba-la-Romaine

at 33 km (direction south)

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

See Alba-la-Romaine guide
Ailhon

Ailhon

at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

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Montelimar

Montelimar

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

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

See Montelimar guide
Thueyts

Thueyts

at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Jaujac

Jaujac

at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Markets in and near Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon

  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (7km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (13km)
  • Le Cheylard: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Lamastre: market Tuesday (15km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (16km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (21km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Agreve: market Monday (23km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Gorges du Gardon (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (27km)
  • Crest (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (25km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (25km)
  • Jardin japonais (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (28km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (29km)
  • Tanargue (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (36km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon is in the southern-centre of France at 13 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon

Canton: Vernoux-en-Vivarais

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon

from Privas (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 708 km

from Nice: 248 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalencon, Gluiras, Les Ollieres-sur-Eyrieux, Saint-Etienne-de-Serre, Saint-Sauveur-de-Montagut, Saint-Vincent-de-Durfort, Silhac and Vernoux-en-Vivarais.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon