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  • 1 Gorge of Ay

    After having crossed the River Ay at Rô Bridge, the road winds up to the ruins of Oriol Tower, which is all that is left of an important mediaeval castle overlooking a cirque of rocks and lush vegetation.
    07290 Ardoix
    Throughout the year : open daily.
  • 2 Vert lake

    200m from the hamlet of Vert, this is a pleasant place for walks through woodland and between meadows and fields. The lake doesn't have authority to welcome bathing or boating. On the other hand, fishing is admitted.
    07430 Vernosc-lès-Annonay
  • 3 Bardon's garden

    956 rue de Pourrat
    07430 Davézieux
    +33 (0)6 76 70 39 62
    +33 (0)6 74 97 88 34
    Set price group adults: 2 €
    Set price group children: 1 €
    Adult: 3 €
    Teenager: 2 €
    Job seeker: 2 €
    Student: 2 €
    Disabled: 2 €. Free entry for children < 15 years.
    From 15/05 to 30/08/2019, every Wednesday and Saturday between 2 pm and 6 pm.
  • 4 Chirol cross

    Small summit in headland which rises in 915m over Annonay and which offers a magnificent panorama to 360 °.
    Croix de Chirol
    07100 Saint-Marcel-lès-Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 5 Platière Island

    The Nature reserve of Platière Island represents a surface about 500 hectares. Between Lône and the Old Rhône, you can walk through the alluvial forest, "small jungle" atmosphere guaranteed !
    07340 Limony
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 6 Valley of Cance

    The valley of Cance from Annonay to Rhône is uncommon beauty, its bed is narrow, drawn in granitic rocks. Its natural purity allowed formerly the installation of industries: milling, wool, felt-tip, tanneries.
    07430 Vernosc-lès-Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 7 Rhône banks

    The banks of Rhône offer beautiful perspectives of walks. For the cyclists, the ViaRhôna, and for nature lovers, the closeness of the Platière Island.
    07340 Serrières
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 8 Botanical path - Pinsole Valley

    This botanical path offers a route of 2 kilometers in the Pinsole Valley where the bucolic charm of the environment will seize you. More than 40 varieties of trees and so many plants mark out this route including a majestic sequoia.
    Vallée de la Pinsole
    07690 Vanosc
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 9 Platanes park

    It's the oldest parks of Annonay. Situated in the heart of Annonay, it surrounds the Commerce and Industry Chamber.
    Rue Sadi Carnot
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 10 Roiffieux forest

    The forest covers a surface of more than 180 hectares. Three routes of educational path are proposed to the visitors. There is also a fitness trail.
    07100 Roiffieux
    +33 (0)4 75 67 75 50
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 11 Garden "les alaverts"

    Chemin des vignes
    Hameau de Toissieu
    07100 Annonay
    +33 (0)4 75 67 13 83
    Adult: 3 €
    Group adults: 2 €. Free entry for children < 18 years.
    From 15/05 to 17/06/2018, daily.
    Saturday and sunday from 2 to 7 pm
    Week on booking.
  • 12 Péréandre rock

    The huge 39m high rock is a "natural sculpture" in the heart of the pretty Cance Valley set apart on the riverbank. It epitomises fascinating geological history.
    07430 Vernosc-lès-Annonay
  • 13 Riboulon park

    Riboulon park is situated in the outskirts of Annonay. It was a runway and it's also there that we found municipal slaughterhouses before taking back its initial vocation, a park.
    Voie de Deûme
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 14 Valley of Deûme

    The valley of Deûme crosses Annonay where we find former industries bound to the river (paper mill, tanneries ...). The stroll is pleasant along Deûme where you can discover the rich fauna which lives there: coypus, mallards, ducks ..
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 15 Saint Exupéry park

    Situated around the municipal library of Annonay, this park counts more than about sixty variety of trees: cedars of the Atlas and Himalaya, the cypress of Lawson and a magnificent Scotch pine of California.
    Avenue Jean Jaurès
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 16 Mignot park

    Doubtless the most beautiful park of Annonay ! Situated next to the city hall, its surface is about 7000 m².It shelters a magnificent formal garden around two big ponds as well as a wilder part.
    Place de la Libération
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 17 Brogieux's garden

    155, route de Chardon
    07100 Roiffieux
    Adult: 5 €
    Group adults: 4 €. Free entry for children < 12 years. Group rate available for > 15 people.
    From 01/05 to 30/09/2019, daily.
  • 18 Viewpoint indicator of Monestier

    From this village, you can walk through the beautiful Taillard Forest and visit the orientation panel at the exceptional viewpoint overlooking Annonay.
    07690 Monestier
  • 19 Montmiandon hill

    At 679 meters in height, Montmiandon dominates the city. Since this point, we have a fantastic view over Annonay, the Rhône valley, Vercors and the Alps.
    Le Montmiandon
    07100 Annonay
    Free access.
    All year round.
  • 20 L'Auvergnat

    This site is very appreciated by the climbing lovers but also by the walkers. It shelters 16 ways of climbing about 20m from top.
    07100 Roiffieux
    Free access.
    All year round.

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