Saint-Vincent-de-Barres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Vincent-de-Barres in Ardeche

Photo is of Mirmande at 11 km from Saint-Vincent-de-Barres

Visit Saint-Vincent-de-Barres: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Vincent-de-Barres 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-Vincent-de-Barres in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mirmande at 11 km and Privas at 12 km.

Saint-Vincent-de-Barres, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

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

See Mirmande guide


at 12 km (direction north-west)

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

See Privas guide


at 12 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


at 15 km (direction south-west)

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

See Alba-la-Romaine guide


at 17 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of the small...

See Puygiron guide


at 20 km (direction south)

The town of Viviers contains some interesting buildings and a nice view across the...

See Viviers guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Climbing the steep cobbled streets to the castle at the top of the village...

See Saint-Montan guide


at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Aubenas guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east), in the Drome department

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when you visit...

See Crest guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Vogue guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized, which adds further to the...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 28 km (direction west)

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

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide


at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Ailhon guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south), in the Drome department

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church are just some...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Vincent-de-Barres

  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (12km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (13km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (13km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (16km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (16km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (25km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Vincent-de-Barres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (4km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (30km)
  • Parc Jouvet (33km)
  • Jardin japonais (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (38km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (39km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (44km)
  • Bois de Païolive (51km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (34km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Vincent-de-Barres is in the southern-centre of France at 12 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Saint-Vincent-de-Barres is 500 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Vincent-de-Barres

Canton: Rochemaure

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Vincent-de-Barres

from Privas (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 500 km

from Calais: 731 km

from Nice: 230 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Vincent-de-Barres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baix, Chomerac, Cruas, La Coucourde, Meysse, Saint-Bauzile, Saint-Lager-Bressac, Saint-Martin-sur-Lavezon and Saint-Pierre-la-Roche.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Vincent-de-Barres