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Issirac
Between Ceze and Ardeche rivers In the Cotes du Rhone Cevennes foothills Across the bridge from Avignon Near the Pont du Gard Around Uzes Tave river valley
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Issirac
Issirac
Population :: 180
Village   
festival ::
August 15-18
Town hall :: 04 66 82 13 11
   
Issirac 
This circular village is situated at an altitude of 282 meters (the highest point in the canton of Pont Saint Esprit), and it overlooks the mountain range of the Cévennes and the Mont Lozère. There is a viewpoint diagram in the village.
 
shops 1 Café/bar
Guest houses
Sheep's milk cheese and goat cheese for sale at the farms.
heritage Church renovated in the 19th century
Votive fountains in the Campiel neighborhood
Grotto/sinkhole de la Forestière, open to the public from Easter to the end of October.
history Inhabited since the Gallo-Roman era, then integrated into the seigneury of Barjac and of the counts of Vogue, the village had up to 800 residents during the 18th century.
local products Vineyards (Coteaux de Vivarais A.O.C.)
 
Lavender
 
Fruit trees (cherries, apricots, plums, etc.)
 
Stone-cutting
 
Farming of organic eggs