Bourg-les-Valence tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bourg-les-Valence in Drome

Photo is of Valence at 1 km from Bourg-les-Valence

Visit Bourg-les-Valence: highlights and tourist information

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Bourg-les-Valence 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 Bourg-les-Valence in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Valence at 1 km and Tain-l\'Hermitage at 14 km.

Bourg-les-Valence, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 1 km (direction south-south-west)

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there is a great deal...

See Valence guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local chocolates and the...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 15 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ardeche department

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore and also the Eden Parc...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

The collegiale church in Romans-sur-Isere is a 12th-13th century church with medieval artworks...

See Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère guide


at 17 km (direction north-east)

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to the large...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when you visit...

See Crest guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and it really is one...

See Mirmande guide


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

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights of your visit to...

See Desaignes guide


at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is leasant when you are...

See Privas guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Isere department

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex, is listed...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a fantastic creation...

See Palais Ideal guide


at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs above the river gorge,...

See Pont-en-Royans guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat - be sure to...

See Montelimar guide


at 45 km (direction south)

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of the small...

See Puygiron guide

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Markets in and near Bourg-les-Valence

Market days in Bourg-les-Valence: weekly market: Wednesday & Sunday;

  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (0km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (1km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (2km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (9km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (14km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (15km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)

More information about Bourg-les-Valence, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Bourg-les-Valence, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Crest (26km)
  • Vals-les-Bains (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (1km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (1km)
  • Jardin japonais (9km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (42km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (44km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (10km)

Geography and distances

Bourg-les-Valence is in the south-east of France at 1 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Bourg-les-Valence is 476 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourg-les-Valence

Canton: Bourg-lès-Valence

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26500

Distance to Bourg-les-Valence

from Valence (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 476 km

from Calais: 705 km

from Nice: 234 km

from Bordeaux: 431 km

from Strasbourg: 459 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bourg-les-Valence from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateaubourg, Cornas, Guilherand-Granges, Malissard, Saint-Marcel-les-Valence, Saint-Peray, Toulaud and Valence.

This page in French: Visiter Bourg-les-Valence