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Montvendre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montvendre in Drome

Photo is of Valence at 12 km from Montvendre

Visit Montvendre: highlights and tourist information

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Montvendre is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Valence at 12 km and Crest at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montvendre, 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 Montvendre in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Valence

Valence

at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there is...

See Valence guide
Crest

Crest

at 16 km (direction south)

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when...

See Crest guide
Romans-sur-Isere

Romans-sur-Isere

at 19 km (direction south)

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-west)

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts...

See Mirmande guide
 
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Tain-l'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

at 26 km (direction north-west)

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

at 26 km (direction north-west), in the Ardeche department

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Pont-en-Royans

Pont-en-Royans

at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs above the...

See Pont-en-Royans guide
Privas

Privas

at 37 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is leasant when...

See Privas guide
Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Isere department

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex,...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south)

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized,...

See Le Poet-Laval guide
Puygiron

Puygiron

at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of...

See Puygiron guide
Montelimar

Montelimar

at 41 km (direction south-west)

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat...

See Montelimar guide
Desaignes

Desaignes

at 42 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ardeche department

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights...

See Desaignes guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the...

See Palais Ideal guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Drome

Map of places to visit near Montvendre

 
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Markets in and near Montvendre

  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (12km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (14km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (19km)

More information about Montvendre, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montvendre, France

What to do at Montvendre? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Montvendre.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (12km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (31km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (12km)
  • Jardin japonais (18km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (37km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (38km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (38km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (41km)
  • Mont Aiguille (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (7km)
  • Saint-Gervais (51km)
 
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Geography and distances

Montvendre is in the south-east of France at 12 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Montvendre is 487 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montvendre

Canton: Chabeuil

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26120

Distance to Montvendre

from Valence (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 487 km

from Calais: 716 km

from Nice: 221 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barcelonne, Beaumont-les-Valence, Chabeuil, Chateaudouble, Combovin, La Baume-Cornillane, Malissard and Montmeyran.

This page in French: Visiter Montvendre

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