Valgorge tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valgorge in Ardeche

Photo is of Jaujac at 12 km from Valgorge

Visit Valgorge: highlights and tourist information

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Valgorge 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 Valgorge in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Jaujac at 12 km and Thueyts at 12 km.

Valgorge, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Jaujac guide


at 12 km (direction north-east)

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

See Thueyts guide


at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Joyeuse guide


at 15 km (direction north-east)

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

See Meyras guide


at 17 km (direction east)

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

See Ailhon guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 19 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 20 km (direction south)

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

See Naves guide


at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Labeaume guide


at 21 km (direction 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)

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

See Balazuc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Vogue guide


at 23 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 25 km (direction south)

The exceptional views from Banne are the highlight, and the streets of the small...

See Banne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Pradelles guide

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Map of places to visit near Valgorge


Markets in and near Valgorge

  • Jaujac: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Thueyts: market Friday (12km)
  • Largentiere: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Joyeuse: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Rosieres: market Monday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Naves: market Saturday (20km)
  • Vals-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Aubenas: market Saturday (21km)
  • Villefort: market Thursday (23km)
  • Ruoms: market Friday (23km)

More information about Valgorge, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Valgorge, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Vals-les-Bains (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (24km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (27km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tanargue (5km)
  • Bois de Païolive (23km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (23km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (29km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (32km)
  • Mont Lozère (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (38km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (43km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (44km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (45km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (54km)

Geography and distances

Valgorge is in the southern-centre of France at 41 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Valgorge is 494 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valgorge

Canton: Valgorge

Arrondissement: Largentière

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Valgorge

from Privas (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 494 km

from Calais: 727 km

from Nice: 269 km

from Bordeaux: 373 km

from Strasbourg: 523 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont, Dompnac, La Souche and Laboule.

This page in French: Visiter Valgorge