Drôme and Ardèche

This 250 km (5.5 hours) ride will take you from village to village until you reach the unmissable Ardèche gorges before going up and along the Monts d'Ardèches natural park where some very beautiful roads await you. 

There are 4 tourist stops on this route. You are free to stay for a few minutes or a few hours.

  1. Grignan
  2. La Garde-Adhémar
  3. Saint Marcel cave(*)
  4. Pont d'Arc

(*) Please check the opening hours and booking possibilities.

1. Grignan: Grignan and its imposing castle cultivate, in a landscape of vines and lavender, the flavours of the Provençal Drôme and the literary heritage of Madame de Sévigné

2. La Garde-Adhémar: The white stones of La Garde-Adhémar dazzle in the sun of the Drôme Provençale. From the top of its limestone spur, the village, which has kept its medieval structure, ramparts, remains of the castle and old houses, offers an unobstructed view of the Rhône valley and the Vivarais mountains.

3. Saint-Marcel cave: The cave of Saint-Marcel is listed among the natural sites and monuments of historical, scientific, legendary and picturesque character.

4. Pont d'Arc : A natural arch located in the south of the Ardèche, the Pont d'Arc dates back at least 500,000 years and its dimensions are impressive: 54 metres high and 60 metres wide.

GPS track