Our recommendations and useful addresses

We recommend a few good addresses for your vacation.
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Base Nautique du Pont d'Arc

Our partner for your descent of the Ardèche.
7, 12, 24 or 31 km with shuttle bus from the campsite.

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Central Location

Bikes, mountain bikes and electric bikes for rent. The Sud Ardèche is a destination full of spectacular places, and the facilities for cyclists are constantly being expanded to help you discover them.

“Via Ardèche” green route, linking the villages of Grospierres and Vogüé. This former railroad line overlooks the Ardèche river.

A 10 km soft path links Ruoms and Vallon Pont d’Arc, making it possible to reach both villages without having to cross the busy road in summer.

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Mad Maze

In the heart of the forest, come and discover this unique labyrinth on two levels. Get lost in the maze and admire the many original optical illusions!

Add to this a host of ancillary activities (included in the admission price) and a restaurant offering fresh, local, home-made produce, all in the shade of a magnificent oak forest…

Allow between 3 hours and a full day to enjoy the entire site.

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Crocodile Farm

An intense experience!

Discover Europe’s largest animal park dedicated to reptiles and crocodiles!

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Bois de Païolive

The Bois de Païolive is one of the strangest curiosities to be found in the Ardèche. A veritable natural labyrinth overlooking the Chassezac, located in the communes of Les Vans, Banne and Berrias-Casteljau, it has been “inhabited” since the dawn of time by strange and inimitable sculptures of jagged limestone blocks defied by erosion.

Bewitching and enigmatic, this mineral and plant chaos invites exploration.

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Grotte Chauvet

A unique experience in the heart of a 29-hectare park

Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Grotte Chauvet contains drawings of exceptional quality dating back 36,000 years. Discover its showroom!

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Aven d'Orgnac

This story begins 100 million years ago, from the formation of the limestone rock to the discovery of the Aven d’Orgnac cave in 1935, where we can now admire gigantic underground chambers.

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Grotte de la Cocalière

Come and discover the Grotte de la Cocalière, one of the most beautiful caves in France, and take a wonderful trip to the center of the earth in the Cévennes between Gard and Ardèche.

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Overlooking the River Ardèche, Balazuc seems to cling to its rock. The heart of the village has a charming Saracen feel and a rich restored heritage, with its maze of winding lanes, staircases, stone ramps and arches. Discover it on foot!

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On the banks of the Ardèche, leaning against a cliff, the castle of the Lords of Vogüé and its four round towers watch over the village and its amphitheatrical lanes dotted with arcades and vaulted passageways. The pretty houses with their warm colors and round-tiled roofs bear witness to the town’s southern character.



An enchanting medieval village set in the heart of the Côtes du Rhône vineyards and perched on a cliff overlooking the entrance to the Ardèche Gorge, Aiguèze is a peaceful village with a medieval character.

Highlights include the 8th-century castle, its cliff-side fortifications, troglodyte walkways and 3 imposing towers, making it a unique place to visit.



A jewel of the Renaissance, Barjac nestles between the Ardèche and Cèze gorges, on the threshold of the Cévennes. The Tuscan-accented landscape, shaped by biodiversity-rich agriculture and wild garrigue, offers a sumptuous backdrop.

Don’t miss: Antiques and bric-a-brac fair (Easter and August 15).


Le Gecko Bar

Let yourself be seduced by the Gecko Bar and its fresh, elaborate cuisine, full of surprises and creativity. The service is fast, efficient and very friendly, and the prices are more than fair considering the high quality of the food. Go ahead with your eyes closed.

+33 4 75 38 08 37
22 Av. Jean Jaurès, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

La Grotte des Tunnels

Original bar, grill restaurant and concert hall in a cave with terrace. A varied menu with quality products. Friendly staff.
Don’t forget to book!

+33 4 75 88 70 81
Quartier Arduc, Route des Gorges, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

Le Resto du Village

Family restaurant in the heart of the Ardèche Gorges. High-quality, original dishes, fresh, local and seasonal produce. Reasonable prices and a very friendly atmosphere. Located 10 minutes from Grotte Chauvet and 5 minutes from Pont d’Arc.

+33 6 19 22 35 86
Route des Gorges, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

L'Auberge des Salelles

Founded in 1956, the Auberge has always sourced its produce from small farms in the surrounding area, respecting the raw materials and animals they raise to bring you the very best of our terroir and authentic cuisine.

+33 4 75 94 84 80

Nougaterie du Pont d'Arc

We welcome you all year round to our store in Vallon Pont d’Arc, Ardèche. As you enter the store, you’ll discover our small workshop behind a large pane of glass. Here you’ll discover our various machines and all the confectionery we make.

Vallon Pont d’Arc

Domaine du Grand Jardin

An estate in the heart of the vineyards. Grégory, winemaker, opens the doors of his estate to reveal his knowledge for a moment of pleasure. He created a place where Ardèche wines and artisanal products would take center stage. His art of living: A simple return to true values for a moment of sharing.


Château de la Selve

The Chateau de la Selve estate represents 9 IGP Coteaux de l’Ardèche cuvées, 3 wine ranges and a team of 7 year-round employees supplemented by a dozen seasonal workers.

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Brasserie du Pont d'Arc

Craft brewery & bar at the gateway to the Ardèche gorges. Beers, cocktails, music, beergarden

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Le bricoleur ardéchois

DIY, maintenance, hardware, small plumbing and electrical items.

+33 4 75 88 35 52
Route de Ruoms, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc

Ardèche Camping Cars

Distributor of mobile homes, caravans and outdoor accessories in Grospierres. Repair and maintenance of all makes of motorhome

+33 4 75 88 13 88
Quartier la Gare, Grospierres

Useful numbers 📱

European emergency number


Medical practice (Vallon Pont d’Arc)
+33 4 75 88 18 18

Dental practice (Vallon Pont d’Arc)
+33 4 75 88 05 38

Pharmacie du Pont d’Arc (Vallon Pont d’Arc)
+33 4 75 88 05 32

Ambulances ardéchoises (Vallon Pont d’Arc)
+33 4 75 88 70 70

Weekly and evening markets

All year round


Saint-Paul-le-Jeune (28 km)


Largentière (35 km)
Saint-Ambroix (30 km)


Bourg-Saint-Andéol (31 km)
Joyeuse (27 km)
Goudargues (33 km)
Uzès (55 km)


Vallon-Pont-d’Arc (2 km)


Ruoms (12 km)
Barjac (13 km)


Aubenas (30 km)
Les Vans (33km)
Pont-Saint-Esprit (39 km)
Uzès (55 km)


Ruoms (12 km)
Lablachère (25 km)
Saint-Martin-d’Ardèche (32 km)
Vals-les-Bains (37 km)

July and August


Barjac (13 km)
Saint-Alban-Auriolles (18 km)
Vogüé (21 km)
Rosières (25 km)


Vallon-Pont-d’Arc (2 km)
Sampzon (11 km)


Salavas (3 km)


Salavas (3 km)