12 days in Ardeche Itinerary

12 days in Ardeche Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Drive:  12 h
1
Orgnac-l'Aven
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Aubenas
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Boucieu-le-Roi
— 3 nights
Drive:  11 h 30 min
End: London

4
nights
Orgnac-l'Aven

Orgnac-l'Aven ©
Orgnac-l'Aven is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.The Aven d'Orgnac cave is located near the village. Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac and Escale Aventure. Change things up with these side-trips from Orgnac-l'Aven: Eglise Saint-Pierre (in Labeaume), Saint-Remeze (La Miellerie J.D Granade, Domaine Lavandais - Musee de la Lavande, &more) and Bois de Paiolive (in Les Vans). There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Gorges de l'Ardeche, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and Head underground at Grotte de Saint Marcel.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Orgnac-l'Aven tour builder app.

London, UK to Orgnac-l'Aven is an approximately 12- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Orgnac-l'Aven is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in June: high temperatures in Orgnac-l'Aven hover around 33°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Aubenas.

Things to do in Orgnac-l'Aven

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Remeze, Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, Eglise Saint-Pierre, Grotte de Saint Marcel, Escale Aventure
Highlights from your plan
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac ©
Grand Site de l'Aven d'Orgnac
Escale Aventure ©
Escale Aventure
Grotte de Saint Marcel ©
Grotte de Saint Marcel

3
nights
Aubenas

Aubenas ©
Aubenas is a commune in the southern part of the Ardèche department in the Rhône Valley in southern France.It is the seat of several government offices. Family-friendly places like Cimes et Canyons and Natural History Museum of The Ardeche will thrill your kids. Step out of Aubenas with an excursion to Mont Gerbier de Jonc in Saint-Martial--about 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Base Canyon de la Besorgues, take in the views from Pont du Diable, view the masterpieces at La Maison des Artisans, and step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Vogue.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Aubenas trip planner.

Getting from Orgnac-l'Aven to Aubenas by car takes about an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Aubenas can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Boucieu-le-Roi.

Things to do in Aubenas

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Balazuc, Mont Gerbier de Jonc, Chateau de Vogue, Maison Jean Ferrat, Base Canyon de la Besorgues
Highlights from your plan
Mont Gerbier de Jonc ©
Mont Gerbier de Jonc
Cimes et Canyons ©
Cimes et Canyons
Natural History Museum of The Ardeche ©
Natural History Museum of The Ardeche

3
nights
Boucieu-le-Roi

Boucieu-le-Roi ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Musee de l'alambic - Distillerie Jean Gauthier, get to know the fascinating history of Historic Center of Tournon sur Rhone, then explore the historical opulence of Château-Musée de Tournon-sur-Rhône, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Collegiale Saint Julien, and finally stroll around Le Jardin d'Eden. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Aquarock Aventure and then engage your brain at Musee des papeteries Canson et Montgolfier.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Boucieu-le-Roi trip maker.

You can drive from Aubenas to Boucieu-le-Roi in 2 hours. In June, Boucieu-le-Roi is little chillier than Aubenas - with highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boucieu-le-Roi

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tournon-sur-Rhone, Jardin La Terre Pimprenelle, Musee de l'alambic - Distillerie Jean Gauthier, Aquarock Aventure, Musee des papeteries Canson et Montgolfier
Highlights from your plan
Musee de l'alambic - Distillerie Jean Gauthier ©
Aquarock Aventure ©
Aquarock Aventure
Musee des papeteries Canson et Montgolfier ©
Musee des papeteries Canson et Montgolfier