Marches tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marches in Drome

Visit Marches: highlights and tourist information

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Marches 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 18 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Marches is 479 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Romans-sur-Isere at 9 km and Valence at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marches, 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 Marches 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 Marches

Markets in and near Marches

  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (19km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (22km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Marches, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Marches, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (18km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (16km)
  • Parc Jouvet (18km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (25km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (27km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (27km)
  • Mont Aiguille (38km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (8km)
  • Saint-Gervais (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marches

Canton: Bourg-de-Péage

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26300

Distance to Marches

from Valence (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 479 km

from Calais: 707 km

from Nice: 223 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 449 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbieres, Besayes, Charpey, Chatuzange-le-Goubet, Jaillans, Rochefort-Samson and Saint-Vincent-la-Commanderie.

This page in French: Visiter Marches