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Pelonne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pelonne in Drome

Photo is of Aubres at 18 km from Pelonne

Visit Pelonne: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubres at 18 km and Nyons at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Pelonne, 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 Pelonne in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 18 km (direction west)

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice...

See Aubres guide


at 20 km (direction west)

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around the castle...

See Nyons guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

The medieval centre of Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as a 'most beautiful...

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide


at 32 km (direction south), in the Vaucluse department

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender fields, Sault...

See Sault guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Poet-Laval guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of...

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange, now...

See Seguret guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching views...

See Le Barroux guide


at 39 km (direction west)

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village of Grignan...

See Grignan guide


at 46 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Carpentras is a sizeable town, and although not always considered a...

See Carpentras guide


at 47 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Puygiron guide


at 47 km (direction south-south-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The medieval castle with its domed rotunda is just one of...

See Simiane-la-Rotonde guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque river...

See Venasque guide

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

Map of places to visit near Pelonne


Markets in and near Pelonne

  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (11km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (26km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (26km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (30km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Pelonne, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pelonne, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (25km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (30km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (44km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (48km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Pelonne is in the south-east of France at 73 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Pelonne is 549 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pelonne

Canton: Rémuzat

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26510

Distance to Pelonne

from Valence (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 549 km

from Calais: 776 km

from Nice: 168 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 501 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellecombe-Tarendol, Lemps, Montferrand-la-Fare, Remuzat, Saint-May, Saint-Sauveur-Gouvernet and Verclause.

This page in French: Visiter Pelonne

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