Loriol-sur-Drome tourism and travel guide

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Visit Loriol-sur-Drome: highlights and tourist information

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Loriol-sur-Drome 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 22 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Loriol-sur-Drome is 494 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mirmande at 5 km and Crest at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Loriol-sur-Drome, 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 Loriol-sur-Drome 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 Loriol-sur-Drome

Markets in and near Loriol-sur-Drome

Market days in Loriol-sur-Drome: weekly market: Friday;

  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (0km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (4km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (7km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (14km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (17km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Vernoux-en-Vivarais: market Thursday (21km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)

More information about Loriol-sur-Drome, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Loriol-sur-Drome, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Loriol-sur-Drome.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (11km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (21km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (22km)
  • Jardin japonais (32km)
  • Jardin des herbes (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (27km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Loriol-sur-Drome

Canton: Loriol-sur-Drôme

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26270

Distance to Loriol-sur-Drome

from Valence (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 494 km

from Calais: 724 km

from Nice: 227 km

from Bordeaux: 425 km

from Strasbourg: 482 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Loriol-sur-Drome from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baix, Cliousclat, Le Pouzin, Livron-sur-Drome, Mirmande and Saulce-sur-Rhone.

This page in French: Visiter Loriol-sur-Drome