La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze: highlights and tourist information

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La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze 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 79 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze is 556 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vaison-la-Romaine at 12 km and Nyons at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze, 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 Penne-sur-l'Ouveze 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 Penne-sur-l'Ouveze

Markets in and near La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze

  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (16km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (27km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (28km)

More information about La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze.

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (10km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (12km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (38km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (39km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (40km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (48km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (40km)
  • Jardin des herbes (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (56km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (16km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (25km)
  • Colorado Provencal (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze

Canton: Buis-les-Baronnies

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26170

Distance to La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze

from Valence (prefecture): 79 km

from Paris: 556 km

from Calais: 785 km

from Nice: 175 km

from Bordeaux: 464 km

from Strasbourg: 518 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvoisin, Benivay-Ollon, Buis-les-Baronnies, Eygaliers, Merindol-les-Oliviers, Mollans-sur-Ouveze, Pierrelongue, Propiac and Saint-Leger-du-Ventoux.

This page in French: Visiter La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze