The resort of Barjac is located in the heart of Ardeche, a department in the beautiful Rhone Alpes region of southern France. This small town is absolutely gorgeous, with cobbled streets winding up steep hills, surrounded by pretty stone buildings of old. A traditional market town, Barjac offers plenty for guests to do, and the beautiful Pont d’Arc and Gorges de l’Ardeche are nearby.
More information about the resort of Barjac can be found on our detailed destination guide.
There is no shortage of exciting holiday activities to get up to in and around Barjac. Anyone who wants to get out and experience the unspoiled nature of the region will enjoy exploring the gorges of the Ardeche by canoe. This is a fun and active excursion as well as a wonderfully unique way to see the rugged landscape of the gorges. For something seriously thrilling, try out canyoning or via ferrata (a form of rock climbing) along the high, rugged cliffs of Ardeche.
There are also fun-filled activities for the whole family to enjoy during a visitto Barjac, including hot air balloon experiences over the Pont du Gard! In Barjac itself, there is plenty to explore, from the Pont d’Arc Caves, to La Foret Fossile, where kids will love digging up dinosaur bones, and paintball at Paintball Ardeche.
Things to see / not to miss
The farmhouse theatre is a centuries old farmhouse in Barjac which has been converted into a theatre. This is a unique experience, and with shows running throughout the year theatre lovers can catch a show in venue like no other.
Lussas Animal Park, very close to Barjac is a fun day out for kids and a chance to get up close and personal with the world of horses, goats, donkeys, llamas, pigs, parrots, turkeys and more!