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Top Choice Museum in Gorges de l’Ardèche

Caverne du Pont d'Arc

This unique complex about 7km northeast of Vallon-Pont-d'Arc takes you on an incredible journey back in time. The biggest replica cave in the world, it was built a few kilometres north of the original Grotte Chauvet…
Natural Feature in Gorges de l’Ardèche

Pont d'Arc

Spanning the Ardèche Gorge, this striking natural bridge is a must-see when visiting the area. Located 5km south of Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, this 54m-high arch makes a fine destination for a scenic walk (with routes begin…
Modern French in Gorges de l’Ardèche

Le Jardin d'Eden

Formerly a cinema, it’s amazing what a renovation and an ownership change can do for a place. The young team at the helm of this culinary outpost does a fine job of blending regional cuisine with contemporary style.…
Cave in Gorges de l’Ardèche

Grotte de la Madeleine

The Ardèche plateau is riddled with caves. One of the most atmospheric is Grotte de la Madeleine, which features impressive and colourful stalactite formations. A light and play show adds to the thrill. Near the tic…
Modern French in Gorges de l’Ardèche

Le Chelsea

No, it's not a pub, but a traditional maison de village (old stone terraced house) with a snug, colourful dining room and an inviting, leafy terrace in warm weather. Enjoy wholesome meat or fish dishes served with f…