Montchenu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montchenu in Drome

Visit Montchenu: highlights and tourist information

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Montchenu 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 31 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Montchenu is 455 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Palais Ideal at 7 km and Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montchenu, 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 Montchenu 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 Montchenu

Markets in and near Montchenu

  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (9km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (17km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (20km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (20km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Montchenu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montchenu, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (41km)
  • Vercors (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (21km)
  • Parc Jouvet (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (32km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (34km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (35km)
  • Oeillon Crest (40km)
  • Perdrix Crest (41km)
  • Mont Aiguille (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (29km)
  • Saint-Gervais (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montchenu

Canton: Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26350

Distance to Montchenu

from Valence (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 455 km

from Calais: 682 km

from Nice: 243 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 430 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arthemonay, Bathernay, Charmes-sur-l'Herbasse, Chateauneuf-de-Galaure, Crepol, Le Chalon, Marges, Ratieres, Saint-Avit, Saint-Christophe-et-le-Laris, Saint-Laurent-d'Onay and Tersanne.

This page in French: Visiter Montchenu