Albon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Albon: highlights and tourist information

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Albon is situated in the Drome department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the south-east of France at 35 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Albon is 444 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Palais Ideal at 14 km and Malleval at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Albon, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Albon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Drome

Map of places to visit near Albon

Markets in and near Albon

  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (8km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (10km)
  • Annonay: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (17km)
  • Maclas: market Thursday (18km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (19km)

More information about Albon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Albon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Albon.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (53km)
  • Saint-Galmier (56km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (25km)
  • Parc Jouvet (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (25km)
  • Perdrix Crest (26km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (37km)
  • Chaponnay (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Albon

Canton: Saint-Vallier

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26140

Distance to Albon

from Valence (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 444 km

from Calais: 672 km

from Nice: 258 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 432 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Albon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andance, Andancette, Anneyron, Beausemblant, Champagne, Fay-le-Clos, La Motte-de-Galaure, Laveyron, Saint-Desirat, Saint-Etienne-de-Valoux, Saint-Rambert-d'Albon and Talencieux.

This page in French: Visiter Albon