Things to do


ViaRhôna (bike-route) 

You riding on your bicycle on the banks of the lake of Léman, following the Rhône River, to hatch out the Mediterranean beaches, that is the ambition of ViaRhôna.


Le Château-Musée de Tournon (castle museum) 

The ‘château de Tournon’ situated on the banks of the Rhône has been classified as a historical monument; this castle dates mainly from the 15e and 16e century and locates within the heart of the city.


La cité du chocolat Valrhona (chocolate city)

The small City is located on the site of the historical ‘Chocolaterie Valrhona’ and reveals what happens behind the scenes of her Renowned Chocolate (Grand Chocolat) to the general public and professionals.


Le train de l’Ardèche (train of the Ardèche)

Make, via a historical trip through the gorges of the Doux River, an unforgettable experience in exceptional scenery!


Vélorail ” in Ardèche (Trailer on the track)

The trailer on the track ‘vélorail des Gorges du Doux’ uses 2 routes of twelve kilometre on the historical railway line from the in 1891builded ‘Chemin de Fer du Vivarais’.


l’Ardéchoise (Cycling Race) 

The ‘Ardéchoise’ Cycling Race is the cycling must event in June. It is, with about 14000 cyclists, the first cycling meeting from Europe on mountain route.



Free ideas for trekking around Tournon-sur-Rhône with IGN cart on 1:25000, precise description and pictures.


Musée / Distillerie de l’Alambic (museum / distillery)

In the heart of the Rhône valley in Saint Désirat, the ‘Alambic de la Distillerie JEAN GAUTHIER’ museum describes the attractiveness and history of the disappeared past from the ambulatory brandy distillers ….


Jardin des trains (garden with miniature trains)

On 10 minutes of the A7, the ‘Jardin des Trains Ardéchois’ (Garden with little trains of the Ardèche) offers you an unusual visit for great and small in an exceptional setting!


Caverne du pont d’arc (cave)

Discover the ‘Caverne du Pont d’Arc’ site in Vallon Pont d’Arc (Saint-Remèze) in the Ardèche in the South of France, the replica from the cave of Chauvet.

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