Genissieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Genissieux: highlights and tourist information

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Genissieux 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 23 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Genissieux is 468 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Romans-sur-Isere at 5 km and Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genissieux, 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 Genissieux 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 Genissieux

Markets in and near Genissieux

  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (9km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (19km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (20km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (21km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (22km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (23km)

More information about Genissieux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Genissieux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (32km)
  • Pilat (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (15km)
  • Parc Jouvet (23km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (24km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (27km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (28km)
  • Mont Aiguille (45km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (50km)
  • Oeillon Crest (51km)
  • Perdrix Crest (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (17km)
  • Saint-Gervais (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genissieux

Canton: Romans-sur-Isère 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26750

Distance to Genissieux

from Valence (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 468 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 231 km

from Bordeaux: 446 km

from Strasbourg: 439 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-de-Peage, Chatillon-Saint-Jean, Geyssans, Mours-Saint-Eusebe, Parnans, Peyrins, Romans-sur-Isere, Saint-Paul-les-Romans and Triors.

This page in French: Visiter Genissieux