Piegon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Piegon in Drome

Visit Piegon: highlights and tourist information

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Piegon 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 73 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Piegon is 549 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nyons at 7 km and Vaison-la-Romaine at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Piegon, 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 Piegon 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 Piegon

Markets in and near Piegon

  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (20km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (20km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (22km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (25km)

More information about Piegon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Piegon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (19km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (8km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (29km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (31km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (44km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (47km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (31km)
  • Jarditrain (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (15km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (33km)
  • Colorado Provencal (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Piegon

Canton: Nyons

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26110

Distance to Piegon

from Valence (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 549 km

from Calais: 779 km

from Nice: 184 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 517 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benivay-Ollon, Chateauneuf-de-Bordette, Faucon, Merindol-les-Oliviers, Mirabel-Aux-Baronnies, Propiac, Puymeras, Saint-Romain-en-Viennois and Vinsobres.

This page in French: Visiter Piegon