Most imposing summit of the Tanargue chain, The Cham du Cros offers a superb panorama over the whole of the South Ardèche, the Ventoux, the Mont Lozère…

panorama of joannas


Only 8 kilometres north-west of Largentière, take advantage of a small detour to admire the landscape!

You will notice the presence of the castle. This feudal building with a square base was listed in 1985 with historical monuments. Despite an austere facade, It contains a superb inner courtyard, Renaissance style turrets and its keep is a large square tower. Today it has become the seat of Joannas Town Hall, associations and exhibition halls.

feodal castle