Aulan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Aulan in Drome

Photo is of Montbrun-les-Bains at 5 km from Aulan

Visit Aulan: highlights and tourist information

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Aulan is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aulan in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbrun-les-Bains at 5 km and Sault at 15 km.

Aulan, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

The medieval centre of Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as a 'most beautiful village in...

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide


at 15 km (direction south), in the Vaucluse department

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault is...

See Sault guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you to further...

See Aubres guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around the castle in...

See Nyons guide
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Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching views...

See Le Barroux guide


at 28 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman remains and...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of the...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 30 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of the Dentelles-de-Montmirail are...

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide


at 31 km (direction south), in the Vaucluse department

It is true that Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt is larger and less visited by tourists...

See Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange, now classified among...

See Seguret guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque river valley are...

See Venasque guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

After a stroll around the historic village of Oppedette you can visit...

See Oppedette guide
Gorges d'Oppedette

Gorges d'Oppedette

Scenery at 35 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The Gorges d'Oppedette are picturesque gorges in provence, accessible by several hiking...

See Gorges d'Oppedette guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Carpentras is a sizeable town, and although not always considered a 'tourist...

See Carpentras guide

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Markets in and near Aulan

  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (23km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (29km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (29km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (32km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Aulan, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Aulan, France

What to do at Aulan? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aulan.

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (13km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (39km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (44km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (35km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (42km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (50km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (62km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Aulan is in the south-east of France at 90 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Aulan is 566 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aulan

Canton: Séderon

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26570

Distance to Aulan

from Valence (prefecture): 90 km

from Paris: 566 km

from Calais: 794 km

from Nice: 158 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 517 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barret-de-Lioure, La Rochette-du-Buis, Le Poet-en-Percip, Mevouillon, Montauban-sur-l'Ouveze, Montbrun-les-Bains, Rioms and Savoillan.

This page in French: Visiter Aulan


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