Peyrus tourism and travel guide

Photo of Peyrus in Drome

Visit Peyrus: highlights and tourist information

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Peyrus 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 17 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Peyrus is 486 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Romans-sur-Isere at 15 km and Valence at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyrus, 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 Peyrus 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 Peyrus

Markets in and near Peyrus

  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (19km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about Peyrus, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Peyrus, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (17km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (17km)
  • Jardin japonais (19km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (29km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (30km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (30km)
  • Mont Aiguille (36km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (7km)
  • Saint-Gervais (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyrus

Canton: Chabeuil

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 26120

Distance to Peyrus

from Valence (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 486 km

from Calais: 713 km

from Nice: 218 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 455 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbieres, Barcelonne, Besayes, Charpey, Chateaudouble, Combovin, Le Chaffal and Saint-Vincent-la-Commanderie.

This page in French: Visiter Peyrus