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Marsanne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marsanne in Drome

Photo is of Mirmande at 7 km from Marsanne

Visit Marsanne: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Mirmande at 7 km and Puygiron at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Marsanne, 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 Marsanne in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction north-west)

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and it...

See Mirmande guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to...

See Puygiron guide


at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat -...

See Montelimar guide


at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight...

See Crest guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-east)

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized,...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 23 km (direction south-west), in the Ardeche department

The town of Viviers contains some interesting buildings and a...

See Viviers guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

Larger than many of the Ardeche villages, Alba-la-Romaine also has...

See Alba-la-Romaine guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is leasant when...

See Privas guide


at 25 km (direction south)

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village...

See Grignan guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


at 30 km (direction south-west), in the Ardeche department

Climbing the steep cobbled streets to the castle at...

See Saint-Montan guide


at 32 km (direction south-west)

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

See Valence guide


at 38 km (direction south-east)

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you...

See Aubres guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

Dominated by its castle, the beautiful village of Vogue...

See Vogue guide

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

Map of places to visit near Marsanne


Markets in and near Marsanne

  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (12km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (19km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (19km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (20km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (24km)

More information about Marsanne, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Marsanne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (9km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (29km)
  • Parc Jouvet (32km)
  • Jardin japonais (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (35km)

Geography and distances

Marsanne is in the south-east of France at 32 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Marsanne is 506 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marsanne

Canton: Marsanne

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26740

Distance to Marsanne

from Valence (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 506 km

from Calais: 736 km

from Nice: 218 km

from Bordeaux: 431 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonlieu-sur-Roubion, Cleon-d'Andran, Condillac, La Laupie, La Roche-sur-Grane, Roynac, Saint-Marcel-les-Sauzet and Sauzet.

This page in French: Visiter Marsanne

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