La Chaudiere tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Chaudiere: highlights and tourist information

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La Chaudiere 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 42 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: La Chaudiere is 518 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Crest at 19 km and Le Poet-Laval at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Chaudiere, 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 La Chaudiere 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 La Chaudiere

Markets in and near La Chaudiere

  • Saillans: market Sunday (7km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (17km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (19km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (21km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about La Chaudiere, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Chaudiere, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (34km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (42km)
  • Jardin des herbes (45km)
  • Jardin japonais (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (26km)
  • Mont Aiguille (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chaudiere

Canton: Saillans

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26340

Distance to La Chaudiere

from Valence (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 518 km

from Calais: 746 km

from Nice: 194 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubenasson, Chastel-Arnaud, Espenel, Les Tonils, Pradelle, Rochefourchat, Saint-Benoit-en-Diois and Saint-Sauveur-en-Diois.

This page in French: Visiter La Chaudiere