Thueyts tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thueyts: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Thueyts is more 'renovated' than many of the Ardeche 'villages of character' and has lots of architectural highlights

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

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Thueyts. For detailed visitor information see the Thueyts travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Thueyts in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Jaujac at 5 km and Antraigues-sur-Volane at 12 km.

Thueyts, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction east)

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

See Meyras guide


at 5 km (direction south-east)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

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 east-south-east)

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

See Ailhon guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aubenas guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Vogue guide


at 22 km (direction south)

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

See Joyeuse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-east)

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

See Balazuc guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Labeaume guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make Pradelles a highlight...

See Pradelles guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lozere department

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best preserved and unspoiled...

See La Garde-Guerin guide


at 31 km (direction east)

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

See Privas guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-west)

Stroll through the pretty village of Naves and you will see progressively more ancient...

See Naves guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of the village, the ruined...

See Arlempdes guide

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

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Markets in and near Thueyts

Market days in Thueyts: weekly market: Friday;

  • Thueyts: market Friday (0km)
  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (15km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (28km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Thueyts, France

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

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 (7km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (42km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (53km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (36km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (40km)
  • Jardin des herbes (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (12km)
  • Tanargue (13km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (19km)
  • Bois de Païolive (32km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (42km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (42km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (43km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (46km)
  • Mont Lozère (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (52km)

Geography and distances

Thueyts is in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Thueyts is 486 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thueyts

Canton: Thueyts

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Thueyts

from Privas (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 486 km

from Calais: 719 km

from Nice: 266 km

from Bordeaux: 379 km

from Strasbourg: 511 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Thueyts from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barnas, Chirols, Fabras, Jaujac, La Souche, Le Roux, Meyras, Montpezat-sous-Bauzon, Pont-de-Labeaume, Saint-Cirgues-de-Prades and Saint-Pierre-de-Colombier.

This page in French: Visiter Thueyts