Local INTEREST

THERE IS LOTS TO SEE AND EXPLORE WITHIN THE LOCAL AREA

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Balazuc

We can highly recommend Canoeing the fabulous gorge from Balazuc to Ruoms. Great fun for all the family.  FIND OUT MORE

Famous Pont d’Arc and Ardèche Gorges

Fabulous canoeing from Ruoms down stream.

La Caverne du Pont d’Arc

A replica of the Chauvet cave paintings – The oldest cave paintings known in the world – The cavern is located outside Vallon. FIND OUT MORE

Mediaeval towns and villages Nearby

Aubenas, Les Vans, Joyeuse (Charlemagne’s city), Balazuc (Impressive gorge scenery), Labeaume, Largentière, Banne, Naves, and Thînes are all well worth a visit.

Chestnut museum (Joyeuse)

Well worth a visit and is a facinatiog insight to the historical importance of Chestnuts in this region of France.

Village Fêtes

Every village has at least one – food and drink with live music Sweet chestnut culture – festivals in October with primeur wine – local products, chestnut bread and flour, crêpes, purée, Montélimar nougât.

Near-by towns

(no more than two hours by car)

Le Puy, Avignon, Nîmes and Pont du Gard aquaduct, Orange (Roman arena), Montpellier – around two hours to the Mediterranean coast.