La Motte-Chalancon tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Motte-Chalancon: highlights and tourist information

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La Motte-Chalancon 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 63 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: La Motte-Chalancon is 538 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubres at 21 km and Nyons at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Motte-Chalancon, 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 Motte-Chalancon 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 Motte-Chalancon

Markets in and near La Motte-Chalancon

Market days in La Motte-Chalancon: weekly market: Monday;

  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (0km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (16km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (25km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (28km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (33km)

More information about La Motte-Chalancon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Motte-Chalancon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (36km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Motte-Chalancon

Canton: Motte-Chalancon

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26470

Distance to La Motte-Chalancon

from Valence (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 538 km

from Calais: 765 km

from Nice: 174 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Motte-Chalancon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arnayon, Bellegarde-en-Diois, Chalancon, Cornillac, Cornillon-sur-l'Oule, Establet, La Charce, Pommerol and Rottier.

This page in French: Visiter La Motte-Chalancon