Montjoux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montjoux in Drome

Visit Montjoux: highlights and tourist information

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Montjoux 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 51 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Montjoux is 528 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Poet-Laval at 8 km and Aubres at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montjoux, 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 Montjoux 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 Montjoux

Markets in and near Montjoux

  • Dieulefit: market Friday (4km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (17km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (23km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (23km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Montjoux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montjoux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (39km)

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) (20km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (31km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (36km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (42km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (48km)
  • Mont Aiguille (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montjoux

Canton: Dieulefit

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26220

Distance to Montjoux

from Valence (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 528 km

from Calais: 757 km

from Nice: 195 km

from Bordeaux: 450 km

from Strasbourg: 497 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Comps, Dieulefit, Orcinas, Provencal Drome, Roche-Saint-Secret-Beconne, Teyssieres and Vesc.

This page in French: Visiter Montjoux