Tence

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Tence
TownTence
Insee code43244
Postcode43190
Latitude45.1146960
Longitude4.2901340
AltitudeFrom 803 to 1127 meters
Surface52.12 km²
Population3260 inhabitants
Density62 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsChenereilles at 3.6 km
Chief townLe Puy-en-Velay (at 47 km, 49 min)Le Mas-de-Tence at 5.4 km
DepartmentHaute-LoireLe Chambon-sur-Lignon at 6 km
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TOWN PRESENTATION

Tence, green resort of the uplands, has retained its old world charm, simplicity, authenticity, value and traditions of its usability. Sport coexists with a good life, a country where nature holds out his arms and discovers with each new trip.

Several rivers cross Tence. The pilgrims who follow the path of Saint Jacques de Compostela and St. Regis will make a stopover in the village.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Museum of Penitents chapel of the Penitents. Open in July and August from Wednesday to Saturday and all year by reservation +33 4 71 59 81 99.
  • Pharmacy Museum. Open in July and August on Thursdays throughout the year on reservation +33 4 71 59 81 99.
  • Interests and activities:
  • The wonderful swimming pool.
  • His tennis courts.
  • His movies.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Tence
Leisure centresGolf Course Tence Putting
MonumentsCastle of the Besset

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Festival "Highland Spring" in April.
  • Heritage Day Tence country: in June
  • Large flea market professionals, instead of Chatiague: the last Saturday of July.
  • Tennis Tournament Open: late July.
  • Votive Extravaganza: 1st weekend in September.
  • Semi Tence Marathon: 2nd weekend of September.
  • Rallye du Haut-Lignon: 3rd weekend in September.
  • "Gourmet Week" in late October (organized by the Tourist Office of the High-Lignon: +33 4 71 59 81 99).

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • 280 km of marked footpaths.
  • Horse riding.
  • Putting Golf (new game, feel and spirit of golf, 9 hole, remarkable site) to 2 km. The site of the putting-golf, restaurant with contemporary music concerts almost every Friday night.
  • Parc ropes course at 7 km.
  • 18 hole golf course 8 km Chambon-sur-Lignon.
  • Tourist train. Online Velay-Lignon, journey Dunières St. Agrève. Steam locomotive on Sunday (reservation is prudent).
  • Base Recreation Dam Lavalette (pedal boats, windsurfing, fishing).
  • Food Tour: confectionery in Chambon-sur-Lignon.
  • Fishing all year round (Category 1 and the water to Bathelane).
  • Cross-country skiing 9 km at the foot of Lizieux, juice phonolite totaling 1388 m (ski rental available on site).
  • Walks into a dog sled in winter and summer in Lizieux.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Ride segways segwaySports sensations30 €Tence
Trapper evening in a Finnish cabinNature and the outdoors8 €Lapte (3.7 km)
Fishing for beginners and improversNature and the outdoorsFrom 85 € to 145 €Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon (18.1 km)
Donkey hireNature and the outdoorsFrom 11 € to 43 €Saint-Front (22 km)

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PHOTOS

Tence Arrival at the tourist road of YssingeauxTence Arrival at the tourist road of Yssingeaux
 
The chapel of the Penitent MuseumThe chapel of the Penitent Museum
Walk the village for access to tennis courtsWalk the village for access to tennis courts
  

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WEATHER

Friday 25 April
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Saturday 26 April
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Sunday 27 April
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantResarant l'epicea   NEW
Tence
Simplicity and elegance... English spoken, you're welcome.
Located in TenceFrom 15 € to 45 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe sabot de l'Atre  
9.8
Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon
In the region of Saint Etienne, lost in the heart of the campaign is this building dating XVII centuries. Tastefully renovated, it is in this quiet and green that you can discover the...
Located 16.2 km from Tence25 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsLa roche aux fees    
9.8
Lapte
La Roche aux Fees is located on the site of a former silk mill and also a site of rock energy. This place is reserved for lovers of the forest. Our room with hints of honey, offers...
Located 4.5 km from TenceFrom 57 € to 63 € the double room 
Mill with 4 bedroomsMoulin de montabonnel    
10
Devesset
Bed and Breakfast in a restored the river, surrounded by nature, serene and relaxing mill. From hiking trails, 30 minutes walk from Lake Devesset. Large flowered courtyard with fountain...
Located 7.9 km from Tence74 € the double room 
Farm with 4 bedroomsChambres d'hôtes du Col du Marchand    
9.8
Pailharès
At 900 meters, on a mountainside in Ardeche, we welcome you as friends in an old farmhouse lovingly restored. Away from main roads, in a small hamlet where the houses do not see each...
Located 22 km from Tence58 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Farm for 5 personsArcelet Gite Le Chambon Sur Lignon  
9.8
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon
Chambon sur Lignon in-house firm character. Contact: 04 74 29 75 90 / 06 75 51 25 80. Strengths: Quiet, space, authentic, cozy, bucolic... Description: Beautiful detached cottage backing...
Located 10.2 km from TenceFrom 300 € to 360 € per week 
Ground floor for 4 personsChambres d'Hôtes et Gîtes des Sucs.   NEW
Yssingeaux
In the south of Auvergne, we rent several guest rooms by the night or week, and Holiday week, one of which is rated 3 stars by the Tourist Office and the Prefecture of the Haute-Loire...
Located 12.1 km from TenceFrom 307 € to 338 € per week 
House for 9 personsLe petit nice 07 à Intres
Intres
Beautiful restored 1812 farm comfort, alt 650 m in natural park Boutières to see Eyrieux valley, old railway, hiking, biking (Ardéchoise mid-June), 7 km St Agrève (Equiblues mid-August)....
Located 15.7 km from TenceFrom 370 € to 700 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
82 places over 2,3 haCamping le lignon    
9.7
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon
Camping Le Lignon is distinguished by its quality services tailored to the needs of its customers. You will find the Camping du Lignon beautiful locations for your tent, caravan or...
Located 6.2 km from TenceFrom 12.85 € to 16.20 € per day 
48 places over 1,2 haCamping le grangeon    
10
Satillieu
Come relax at the campsite 'The Grangeon' in Satillieu in Ardeche Verte to forget a few days the stress of everyday life. This campsite in the wilderness, is ideal to relax and explore...
Located 25 km from Tence9.60 € per day 
130 places over 2,9 haCamping de retourtour    
8.5
Lamastre
Between Ardeche and Ardèche Plein Coeur in the heart of the Doux Valley, 1,5 km from the center of Lamastre and less than 100 m from the river and natural water, camping retourtour,...
Located 26 km from TenceFrom 13.36 € to 18.96 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel De La Plage - Hotel in TenceHôtel De La Plage     
8.8
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon
Featuring a view of the river Le Lignon and situated right next to Chambon-sur-Lignon’s beaches, Hôtel de la Plage offers a bar, a furnished terrace and a library. The rooms have a...
Located 6.2 km from TenceRoom from 39 €
Logis Hôtel Clair Matin - Hotel in TenceLogis Hôtel Clair Matin     
8.5
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon
Logis Hôtel Clair Matin is set in the heart of the Cevennes mountain chain, 3 kilometres from the village of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon. It has an outdoor pool, spa and tennis court. The...
Located 6.2 km from TenceRoom from 99 €
Bel Horizon - Hotel in TenceBel Horizon  
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon
Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Bel Horizon is located in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon. Free Wi-Fi access, a fitness room and a wellness centre with a hot tub and sauna are available...
Located 6.3 km from TenceRoom from 85 €

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Hotel Chris'tel
Hotel Chris'tel is located in the centre of Le Puy-en-Velay and offers free on-site parking and free Wi-Fi. Guest rooms at the Hotel Chris'tel are 100%...
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