Chalancon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chalancon in Drome

Visit Chalancon: highlights and tourist information

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Chalancon 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 59 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Chalancon is 535 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubres at 20 km and Nyons at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chalancon, 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 Chalancon 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 Chalancon

Markets in and near Chalancon

  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (4km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (14km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (22km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (24km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (30km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (32km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Chalancon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chalancon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (38km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (37km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chalancon

Canton: Motte-Chalancon

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26340

Distance to Chalancon

from Valence (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 535 km

from Calais: 762 km

from Nice: 178 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 489 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arnayon, Cornillon-sur-l'Oule, La Motte-Chalancon, Rottier and Volvent.

This page in French: Visiter Chalancon