Montoison tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montoison in Drome

Visit Montoison: highlights and tourist information

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Montoison 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 16 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Montoison is 493 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Crest at 10 km and Mirmande at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montoison, 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 Montoison 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 Montoison

Markets in and near Montoison

  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (10km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (12km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (13km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (17km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)

More information about Montoison, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montoison, France

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

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 (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (16km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (21km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (16km)
  • Jardin japonais (25km)
  • Jardin des herbes (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (45km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (47km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (48km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (17km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montoison

Canton: Crest-Nord

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26800

Distance to Montoison

from Valence (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 493 km

from Calais: 722 km

from Nice: 221 km

from Bordeaux: 435 km

from Strasbourg: 473 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allex, Ambonil, Etoile-sur-Rhone, Eurre, Montmeyran and Upie.

This page in French: Visiter Montoison