Chateauneuf-du-Rhone tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chateauneuf-du-Rhone: highlights and tourist information

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Chateauneuf-du-Rhone 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 52 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Chateauneuf-du-Rhone is 518 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Viviers at 2 km and Montelimar at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateauneuf-du-Rhone, 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 Chateauneuf-du-Rhone 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 Chateauneuf-du-Rhone

Markets in and near Chateauneuf-du-Rhone

  • Donzere: market Saturday (5km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (7km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (12km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (17km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Ardeche: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)

More information about Chateauneuf-du-Rhone, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chateauneuf-du-Rhone, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (11km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (11km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (16km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (20km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (11km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (24km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (36km)
  • Bois de Païolive (43km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (44km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (49km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (49km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (14km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateauneuf-du-Rhone

Canton: Montélimar 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26780

Distance to Chateauneuf-du-Rhone

from Valence (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 518 km

from Calais: 750 km

from Nice: 222 km

from Bordeaux: 420 km

from Strasbourg: 511 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chateauneuf-du-Rhone from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allan, Donzere, Malataverne and Viviers.

This page in French: Visiter Chateauneuf-du-Rhone