Chavannes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chavannes in Drome

Visit Chavannes: highlights and tourist information

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Chavannes 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 19 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Chavannes is 461 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tain-l'Hermitage at 8 km and Tournon-sur-Rhone at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chavannes, 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 Chavannes 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 Chavannes

Markets in and near Chavannes

  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (5km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (8km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (11km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (19km)

More information about Chavannes, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chavannes, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (42km)
  • Vercors (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (9km)
  • Parc Jouvet (19km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (37km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (40km)
  • Oeillon Crest (40km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (41km)
  • Perdrix Crest (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (20km)
  • Saint-Gervais (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chavannes

Canton: Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26260

Distance to Chavannes

from Valence (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 461 km

from Calais: 689 km

from Nice: 243 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 442 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bren, Chanos-Curson, Chantemerle-les-Bles, Clerieux, Larnage, Marsaz, Mercurol, Saint-Bardoux, Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse and Veaunes.

This page in French: Visiter Chavannes