Barsac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Barsac: highlights and tourist information

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Barsac 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 39 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Barsac is 510 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Crest at 21 km and Le Poet-Laval at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barsac, 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 Barsac in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


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Map of places to visit near Barsac

Markets in and near Barsac

  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (8km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (18km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (28km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (29km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)

More information about Barsac, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Barsac, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (39km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (43km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (57km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (39km)
  • Jardin japonais (43km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (54km)
  • Jardin des herbes (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (17km)
  • Mont Aiguille (24km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (38km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (38km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (39km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barsac

Canton: Die

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26150

Distance to Barsac

from Valence (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 510 km

from Calais: 737 km

from Nice: 195 km

from Bordeaux: 463 km

from Strasbourg: 468 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aurel, Espenel, Pontaix, Sainte-Croix and Vercheny.

This page in French: Visiter Barsac