Merindol-les-Oliviers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Merindol-les-Oliviers: highlights and tourist information

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Merindol-les-Oliviers 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 76 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Merindol-les-Oliviers is 553 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vaison-la-Romaine at 7 km and Nyons at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Merindol-les-Oliviers, 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 Merindol-les-Oliviers in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Merindol-les-Oliviers

Markets in and near Merindol-les-Oliviers

  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (17km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (22km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (25km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (26km)

More information about Merindol-les-Oliviers, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Merindol-les-Oliviers, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (15km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (32km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (35km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (40km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (46km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (30km)
  • Jardin des herbes (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (13km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (29km)
  • Colorado Provencal (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Merindol-les-Oliviers

Canton: Buis-les-Baronnies

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26170

Distance to Merindol-les-Oliviers

from Valence (prefecture): 76 km

from Paris: 553 km

from Calais: 782 km

from Nice: 180 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 519 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Merindol-les-Oliviers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvoisin, Benivay-Ollon, Faucon, La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze, Mirabel-Aux-Baronnies, Mollans-sur-Ouveze, Piegon, Pierrelongue, Propiac, Puymeras and Saint-Romain-en-Viennois.

This page in French: Visiter Merindol-les-Oliviers