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Photo of Hostun in Drome

Photo is of Romans-sur-Isere at 11 km from Hostun

Visit Hostun: highlights and tourist information

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Hostun is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Romans-sur-Isere at 11 km and Pont-en-Royans at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hostun, 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 Hostun in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 11 km (direction west)

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


at 12 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs...

See Pont-en-Royans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex,...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction...

See Valence guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 28 km (direction north-west)

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a...

See Palais Ideal guide


at 28 km (direction west)

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 29 km (direction west), in the Ardeche department

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

The castle keep and its views are the most...

See Crest guide


Ski resort at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

Known as the 'capital of the Alps', Grenoble has...

See Grenoble guide


at 45 km (direction east), in the Isere department

Most visitors to Vizille are attracted by the Chateau...

See Vizille guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-west)

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and...

See Mirmande guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

The small town of Mens is quite isolated but certainly worth...

See Mens guide


at 53 km (direction north-west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest...

See Malleval guide


at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is...

See Privas guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Drome

Map of places to visit near Hostun


Markets in and near Hostun

  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (16km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (19km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (28km)

More information about Hostun, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Hostun, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (27km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (22km)
  • Parc Jouvet (27km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (16km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (18km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (19km)
  • Mont Aiguille (36km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (41km)
  • Mont Jalla (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (18km)
  • Saint-Gervais (29km)

Geography and distances

Hostun is in the south-east of France at 27 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Hostun is 476 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Hostun

Canton: Bourg-de-Péage

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26730

Distance to Hostun

from Valence (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 476 km

from Calais: 702 km

from Nice: 222 km

from Bordeaux: 455 km

from Strasbourg: 439 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauregard-Baret, Chatillon-Saint-Jean, Eymeux, Jaillans, La Baume-d'Hostun, La Motte-Fanjas, Oriol-en-Royans, Rochechinard, Saint-Lattier, Saint-Martin-le-Colonel, Saint-Nazaire-en-Royans and Saint-Paul-les-Romans.

This page in French: Visiter Hostun

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