La Motte-Fanjas tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pont-en-Royans at 6 km from La Motte-Fanjas

Visit La Motte-Fanjas: highlights and tourist information

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La Motte-Fanjas is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Motte-Fanjas in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pont-en-Royans at 6 km and Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 14 km.

La Motte-Fanjas, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction east), in the Isere department

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-north-west), in the Isere department

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

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at 17 km (direction west)

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 17 km (direction west)

The collegiale church in Romans-sur-Isere is a 12th-13th century church with medieval...

See Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère guide
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Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 30 km (direction north-west)

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

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at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there is a...

See Valence guide


at 33 km (direction west)

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

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at 34 km (direction west), in the Ardeche department

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

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Ski resort at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

Known as the 'capital of the Alps', Grenoble has a great deal...

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at 40 km (direction east), in the Isere department

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

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at 41 km (direction south-west)

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when...

See Crest guide


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 56 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire department

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

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Map of places to visit near La Motte-Fanjas


Markets in and near La Motte-Fanjas

  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (12km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (24km)
  • Autrans: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Vif: market Friday (32km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near La Motte-Fanjas, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (19km)
  • Chartreuse (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (33km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (28km)
  • Parc Jouvet (32km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (40km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (11km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (13km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (13km)
  • Mont Aiguille (32km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (39km)
  • Mont Jalla (40km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (23km)
  • Saint-Gervais (24km)

Geography and distances

La Motte-Fanjas is in the south-east of France at 32 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: La Motte-Fanjas is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Motte-Fanjas

Canton: Saint-Jean-en-Royans

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26190

Distance to La Motte-Fanjas

from Valence (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 703 km

from Nice: 219 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 436 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auberives-en-Royans, Hostun, La Baume-d'Hostun, Pont-en-Royans, Rochechinard, Saint-Andre-en-Royans, Saint-Hilaire-du-Rosier, Saint-Jean-en-Royans, Saint-Just-de-Claix, Saint-Lattier, Saint-Laurent-en-Royans, Saint-Nazaire-en-Royans, Saint-Thomas-en-Royans and Sainte-Eulalie-en-Royans.

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