Chauvet 2 cave
Vallon-Pont-d’Arc, the ideal holiday destination!
Located just a few miles from the Pont d’Arc, the spectacular emblem of the Ardèche and starting point for the Gorges of the same name, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc is the perfect base for a romantic break, a weekend with your friends or a family getaway. On the agenda for your stay in the Ardèche? Outdoor activities on land or on the water, a big blast of pure fresh air and some breathtaking natural surroundings.
Settled in at your Sandaya campsite, your holiday in Ardèche promises to be a great one! Ideally positioned on the banks of the Ardèche river, you’ll have access to a covered and heated water park, a relaxing spa, free children’s clubs and sports activities, all nestled in a gorgeous green haven. The best campsites go by one name: Sandaya, of course!
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Visit Vallon-Pont-d’Arc with the family
Don’t forget your gang’s swimsuits because you’ll no doubt spend some time swimming in the Ardèche river during your holiday! Hours spent splashing around in such a stunning setting is sure to keep the whole family happy. Just imagine the fun you’ll have...
Then, once you’ve dried off, embark for a journey to the centre of the earth and explore the underground! The Ardèche is paradise for amateur or experienced potholers! Treat yourself to a tour with a qualified guide and be amazed by the result of millions of years of erosion by the groundwater. An incredibly unique experience to enjoy with the family!
Visit Vallon-Pont-d’Arc as a couple
If you love wide open spaces and nature, you couldn’t ask for a better destination than Vallon-Pont-d’Arc! This is the gateway to the Gorges de l’Ardèche, and you can make your way down the river Ardèche in a canoe or on a stand-up paddleboard and admire the spectacular beauty of this natural setting. On dry land, why not go for a hike through the famous Gorges or take a road trip to explore the multitude of characteristic Ardèche villages such as Balazuc, Vogüé or Ruoms.
The Ardèche is bursting with treasures both above and below ground, and the Aven d’Orgnac cave is proof of this. Descend the 700 steps to reach the vast chambers 120 metres below ground where you can admire the stunning stalactites and stalagmites. A magical spectacle that will dazzle couples in search of enchantment!
Camping Vallon-Pont-d’Arc: our handy tips for a successful stay
From olive oil and chestnuts to cheeses, the products of the Ardèche region can be enjoyed to the full. Everyone will find something to their taste.
Cycling is an excellent way to explore the Ardèche region. Pick a cycle path or greenway that appeals to you and go for it!
Did you know? The Ardèche region is renowned for its wines! Wine lovers can visit the vineyards and sample their delicious offerings... without overdoing it, of course!
The motto of the Ardèche? One day, one hike! The choice is almost endless and there are walks for every level, so just follow your inspiration.