Saint-Sylvestre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Sylvestre: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Sylvestre is situated in the Ardeche department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sylvestre is 467 kilometres from Paris).

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!


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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Sylvestre

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)

More information about Saint-Sylvestre, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Sylvestre, France

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)

Geography and distances

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