Grignan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grignan in Drome

Visit Grignan: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village of Grignan you will also discover various other places of interest

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Grignan. For detailed visitor information see the Grignan travel guide.

Grignan 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 57 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Grignan is 530 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Puygiron at 14 km and Le Poet-Laval at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grignan, 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 Grignan 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 Grignan

Markets in and near Grignan

Market days in Grignan: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Grignan: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (14km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (16km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (16km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (17km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (17km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (20km)

More information about Grignan, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Grignan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (13km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (24km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (13km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (29km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (35km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (40km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grignan

Canton: Grignan

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26230

Distance to Grignan

from Valence (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 530 km

from Calais: 761 km

from Nice: 205 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 511 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chamaret, Colonzelle, Grillon, Reauville, Salles-sous-Bois, Taulignan and Valreas.

This page in French: Visiter Grignan