13 days in Largentiere Itinerary

13 days in Largentiere Itinerary

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Largentiere
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Largentiere

Largentiere ©
Largentière is a commune and sub-prefecture of the Ardèche department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in southern France.It is located in the narrow valley of the Ligne River, approximately ten kilometres southwest of Aubenas.It claims to be the smallest sub-prefecture in France.Its name, adopted in the thirteenth century in place of its more ancient name Segualeriae (Ségualières), refers to the silver mines in the area between the tenth and fifteenth centuries, when the silver-bearing lead ores in intrusive veins in the Largentières sandstone were exploited under the authority of the Counts of Toulouse and the Bishops of Viviers, whose title barons de Largentière was linked to the bishopric.Economy and transportationA busy industrial town in the nineteenth century, when it housed silk mills its principal industry is now tourism. Visiting La Maison des Vautours and Cascade de Runes will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Le ron des fades village miniature and Chateau de Craux. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Largentiere: Aven Armand (in Hures-la-Parade), Grotte de la Cocalière (in Courry) and Bois de Paiolive (in Les Vans). Spend the 27th (Mon) exploring nature at Cévennes National Park. There's much more to do: get outside with Acro'Force, take in breathtaking views at Gorges du Tarn, identify plant and animal life at Reserve Bisons d'Europe, and see the interesting displays at Meteosite du Mont Aigoual.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Largentiere route planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Nîmes-Arles-Camargue Airport, Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport and Saint-Étienne-Bouthéon Airport. In August in Largentiere, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Largentiere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, Cascade de Runes, Les Bateliers des Gorges du Tarn, Bois de Paiolive, La Grotte des Demoiselles
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Cascade de Runes ©
Cascade de Runes
Cévennes National Park ©
Cévennes National Park
Grotte de Dargilan ©
Grotte de Dargilan