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Manthes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Palais Ideal at 5 km from Manthes

Visit Manthes: highlights and tourist information

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Manthes is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Palais Ideal at 5 km and Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Manthes, 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 Manthes in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Palais Ideal guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire department

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

See Malleval guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 27 km (direction north-north-west), in the Isere department

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in...

See Vienne (town) guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall...

See Pelussin guide


at 29 km (direction south)

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

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


at 29 km (direction south-west)

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

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 29 km (direction south-west), in the Ardeche department

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 38 km (direction south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-west)

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction...

See Valence guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean...

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 51 km (direction north-north-east), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France,...

See Cremieu guide


at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights of...

See Desaignes guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Drome

Map of places to visit near Manthes


Markets in and near Manthes

  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (15km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (20km)
  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (24km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (26km)

More information about Manthes, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Manthes, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (56km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (34km)
  • Vercors (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (32km)
  • Parc Jouvet (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (32km)
  • Perdrix Crest (35km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (40km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (43km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (37km)
  • Saint-Gervais (39km)
  • Montelier (41km)
  • Morestel (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (43km)

Geography and distances

Manthes is in the south-east of France at 42 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Manthes is 443 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Manthes

Canton: Grand-Serre

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26210

Distance to Manthes

from Valence (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 443 km

from Calais: 670 km

from Nice: 253 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 420 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaurepaire, Epinouze, Hauterives, Jarcieu, Lapeyrouse-Mornay, Lens-Lestang, Marcollin, Moras-en-Valloire, Pact, Saint-Barthelemy and Saint-Sorlin-en-Valloire.

This page in French: Visiter Manthes

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