Arpavon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arpavon in Drome

Visit Arpavon: highlights and tourist information

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Arpavon 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 69 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Arpavon is 546 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubres at 8 km and Nyons at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arpavon, 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 Arpavon 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 Arpavon

Markets in and near Arpavon

  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (11km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (16km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (23km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (28km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (31km)

More information about Arpavon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Arpavon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (22km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (21km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (41km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (41km)
  • Jarditrain (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (27km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (36km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arpavon

Canton: Nyons

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26110

Distance to Arpavon

from Valence (prefecture): 69 km

from Paris: 546 km

from Calais: 775 km

from Nice: 176 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 506 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Besignan, Condorcet, Curnier, Eyroles, Le Poet-Sigillat, Montaulieu, Montreal-les-Sources, Rochebrune, Sahune and Sainte-Jalle.

This page in French: Visiter Arpavon