Charens tourism and travel guide

Photo of Charens in Drome

Visit Charens: highlights and tourist information

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Charens 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 66 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Charens is 537 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubres at 32 km and Nyons at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Charens, 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 Charens 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 Charens

Markets in and near Charens

  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (10km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (12km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (20km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (25km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (30km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (35km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (35km)

More information about Charens, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Charens, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (23km)
  • Mont Aiguille (34km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (58km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Charens

Canton: Luc-en-Diois

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26310

Distance to Charens

from Valence (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 537 km

from Calais: 763 km

from Nice: 168 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 481 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-en-Diois, Beaurieres, Establet, Les Pres, Saint-Dizier-en-Diois, Val-Maravel and Valdrome.

This page in French: Visiter Charens