Mornans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mornans in Drome

Visit Mornans: highlights and tourist information

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Mornans 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 39 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Mornans is 516 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Poet-Laval at 13 km and Crest at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mornans, 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 Mornans 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 Mornans

Markets in and near Mornans

  • Saillans: market Sunday (10km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (12km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (25km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (26km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (28km)

More information about Mornans, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Mornans, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (27km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (39km)
  • Parc Jouvet (39km)
  • Jardin japonais (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (33km)
  • Mont Aiguille (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mornans

Canton: Bourdeaux

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26460

Distance to Mornans

from Valence (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 516 km

from Calais: 745 km

from Nice: 199 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourdeaux, Felines-sur-Rimandoule, Francillon-sur-Roubion, Le Poet-Celard, Les Tonils, Saou and Truinas.

This page in French: Visiter Mornans