Le Chalon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Chalon: highlights and tourist information

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Le Chalon 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 29 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Le Chalon is 461 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 10 km and Palais Ideal at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Chalon, 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 Le Chalon 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 Le Chalon

Markets in and near Le Chalon

  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (9km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (18km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (21km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (21km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (26km)

More information about Le Chalon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Le Chalon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (37km)
  • Pilat (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (20km)
  • Parc Jouvet (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (26km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (29km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (29km)
  • Oeillon Crest (46km)
  • Perdrix Crest (48km)
  • Mont Aiguille (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (25km)
  • Saint-Gervais (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (59km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Chalon

Canton: Romans-sur-Isère 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26350

Distance to Le Chalon

from Valence (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 461 km

from Calais: 687 km

from Nice: 237 km

from Bordeaux: 447 km

from Strasbourg: 432 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arthemonay, Charmes-sur-l'Herbasse, Crepol, Geyssans, Marges, Miribel, Montchenu, Montmiral, Parnans, Saint-Bonnet-de-Valclerieux, Saint-Laurent-d'Onay and Saint-Michel-sur-Savasse.

This page in French: Visiter Le Chalon