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Pradelles is ranked among the most beautiful villages in France. Pradelles is located at the crossroads of Haute-Loire, Lozère and Ardèche, between the gorges of the Loire and Allier, on the southern tip of the volcanic chain of Deves. Pradelles overlooks the Allier valley and the dam Naussac. Its within the land of volcanoes. The landscapes are shaped by the gorges of the Allier and the Loire. Many accounts of the past are present in its rural villages.
Pradelles dominates the valley of l’‘Allier and the barrage de Naussac. It is located in the middle of a vulcanic area. Jean Baudouin was born here in 1590. He was one of the first members of the respected l’‘Académie française and teacher of Princess Marguerite de France or Marguerite de Valois or Margueritte de Navarro.