The Cévennes and southern Ardèche

Lovers of wide open spaces and wild nature, our 3-star campsite is ideally located for all outdoor activities. Near the Gorges du Chassezac and the Gorges de l’Ardèche, a fishermen’s paradise, you can practice canoeing, paddle boarding, canyoning, but also paragliding, climbing, horse riding or hiking… summer activities that create unforgettable memories.
Unless you prefer to stroll through the medieval streets of Les Vans or Banne, enjoy the night markets and Ardèche gastronomy.


activité canoé gorges Chassezac

Canoeing in the Gorges du Chassezac

One of the unmissable activities in southern Ardèche! Fun and refreshing, accessible to the whole family (from 5 years old)

Tree climbing in Ardeche

Adventure in complete safety! Mini course for pitchous from 4 years old, up to the Cîmes course at 30 m high.

Climbing, canyoning, caving...

Whatever your level, you will inevitably find a suitable outing to fully enjoy the natural wonders of Ardèche and the Cévennes.

Horse riding

 from Les Vans, the Foussac equestrian farm welcomes you in an exceptional natural setting to give you an unforgettable moment in the company of its horses.

activités Ardèche

Paragliding in ardeche

Discover the joys of paragliding! Discover the Serre de Barre from the sky, an extraordinary experience, 


Virade du Batistou

Start on foot from the campsite: a lovely 5km hike (approximately 2 hours), easy and accessible to all, which will take you to the heart of the Ardèche heritage: dry stone walls, hydraulic basins, etc.

The Paiolive wood

Explore the natural labyrinth of Païolive wood, where plants and minerals intertwine to create a magical and unique universe.

Le Serre de Barre

Departure on foot from the campsite: a beautiful hike of medium difficulty (around 4h30 and 900m of elevation gain) to reach the summit of the Pays des Vans and a 360° panorama.

Character villages

Camping Les Vans

Les Vans

A few minutes from the campsite, stroll through the lively and welcoming medieval town center of Les Vans.

Night market: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., every Tuesday in July and August

Market: every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m


Charming Cévennes village perched a few hundred meters above sea level. Rich heritage, breathtaking views and a relaxed lifestyle await you. The road which leads there offers an uninterrupted spectacle in this wild valley, where century-old chestnut groves, perched hamlets and crystal clear river mingle…

camping Banne, Ardèche


This village hides many architectural pearls: the stables of the Fort, which host the many summer festivities, topped with the remains of its medieval castle but also the Saint-Pierre de Banne church dating from the 12th  century

Night market: from 06/27 to 09/12, every Monday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.


Caves of Ardeche

Cocalière Cave

At the foot of the Monts D’Ardèche, the Cocalière cave is one of the most beautiful caves in France. Accessible by little train or by the discovery trail.

Chauvet Cave

The Chauvet Cave 2, a replica of the Chauvet Cave, welcomes you to a unique and timeless place to help you discover the life of the Aurignacians.