Montbrison tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montbrison in Drome

Visit Montbrison: highlights and tourist information

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Montbrison 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 56 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Montbrison is 532 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grignan at 9 km and Le Poet-Laval at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montbrison, 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 Montbrison 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 Montbrison

Markets in and near Montbrison

  • Valreas: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (10km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (22km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (25km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Montbrison, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montbrison, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (23km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (22km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (29km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (40km)
  • Gorges de l'Ardèche (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (45km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (48km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (50km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (51km)
  • Mont Aiguille (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montbrison

Canton: Grignan

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26770

Distance to Montbrison

from Valence (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 532 km

from Calais: 761 km

from Nice: 197 km

from Bordeaux: 445 km

from Strasbourg: 506 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Pegue, Roche-Saint-Secret-Beconne, Rousset-les-Vignes, Saint-Pantaleon-les-Vignes, Taulignan and Venterol.

This page in French: Visiter Montbrison