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Saint-Sylvestre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Sylvestre in Ardeche

Photo is of Tournon-sur-Rhone at 11 km from Saint-Sylvestre

Visit Saint-Sylvestre: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournon-sur-Rhone at 11 km and Tain-l'Hermitage at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Sylvestre, 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-Sylvestre in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

at 11 km (direction north-east)

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Tain-l'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

at 12 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

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

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide
Valence

Valence

at 13 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

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

See Valence guide
Desaignes

Desaignes

at 18 km (direction west)

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

See Desaignes guide
 
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Romans-sur-Isere

Romans-sur-Isere

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

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Privas

Privas

at 30 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Privas guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

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

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

See Mirmande guide
Crest

Crest

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

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable...

See Crest guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

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

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

See Palais Ideal guide
Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 43 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide
Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction north-west), in the Loire department

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 44 km (direction north-west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages...

See Malleval guide
Pont-en-Royans

Pont-en-Royans

at 48 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs...

See Pont-en-Royans guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Sylvestre

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Markets in and near Saint-Sylvestre

  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (11km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (12km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (12km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (13km)
  • Lamastre: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Felicien: market Friday (14km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (17km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Sylvestre, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Crest (36km)
  • Vals-les-Bains (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (13km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (13km)
  • Jardin japonais (14km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (45km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (45km)
  • Perdrix Crest (46km)
  • Oeillon Crest (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (23km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Sylvestre is in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sylvestre is 467 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sylvestre

Canton: Saint-Péray

Arrondissement: Tournon-sur-Rhône

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Sylvestre

from Privas (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 467 km

from Calais: 697 km

from Nice: 246 km

from Bordeaux: 419 km

from Strasbourg: 460 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alboussiere, Boucieu-le-Roi, Champis, Colombier-le-Jeune, Gilhoc-sur-Ormeze, Plats and Saint-Romain-de-Lerps.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sylvestre

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