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Grillon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Grignan at 3 km from Grillon

Visit Grillon: highlights and tourist information

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Grillon is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Grignan at 3 km and La Garde-Adhemar at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Grillon, 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 Grillon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 3 km (direction north-west), in the Drome department

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village of Grignan...

See Grignan guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west), in the Drome department

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church are...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction north-north-east), in the Drome department

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized, which adds further...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 17 km (direction east), in the Drome department

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around the castle in...

See Nyons guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Drome department

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of...

See Puygiron guide


at 19 km (direction east), in the Drome department

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you to further...

See Aubres guide


at 21 km (direction south-east)

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman remains and...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ardeche department

The town of Viviers contains some interesting buildings and a nice view...

See Viviers guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange, now classified among...

See Seguret guide


at 23 km (direction north-west), in the Drome department

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat - be...

See Montelimar guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

Naturoptere is a biodiversity centre where you can learn of the interaction...

See Naturoptère guide


at 25 km (direction west), in the Ardeche department

Climbing the steep cobbled streets to the castle at the top of...

See Saint-Montan guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of the Dentelles-de-Montmirail are...

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide


Heritage Site at 30 km (direction south-south-west)

Orange is best known for its Roman monuments such as the very...

See Orange guide

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Map of places to visit near Grillon


Markets in and near Grillon

  • Grignan: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (14km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (17km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (18km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (18km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (18km)

Hotels near Grillon

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Tourist attractions near Grillon, France

What to do at Grillon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Grillon.

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) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (21km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (14km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (43km)
  • Jarditrain (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (26km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (36km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (39km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (18km)

Geography and distances

Grillon is in the south-east of France at 50 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: Grillon is 534 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grillon

Canton: Valréas

Arrondissement: Avignon

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84600

Distance to Grillon

from Avignon (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 534 km

from Calais: 764 km

from Nice: 202 km

from Bordeaux: 438 km

from Strasbourg: 513 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Nice or Marseille airport. Driving is also possible - coming by car to the region takes about 10 hours from the cross-channel ferry ports. For driving distances to Grillon 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, Grignan, Montsegur-sur-Lauzon, Richerenches, Taulignan and Valreas.

This page in French: Visiter Grillon

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