Ponsas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ponsas in Drome

Visit Ponsas: highlights and tourist information

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Ponsas 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 25 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Ponsas is 452 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tain-l'Hermitage at 10 km and Tournon-sur-Rhone at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ponsas, 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 Ponsas 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 Ponsas

Markets in and near Ponsas

  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (2km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (10km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (12km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (14km)
  • Annonay: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Satillieu: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (18km)

More information about Ponsas, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Ponsas, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (17km)
  • Parc Jouvet (25km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (31km)
  • Perdrix Crest (32km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (29km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ponsas

Canton: Saint-Vallier

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26240

Distance to Ponsas

from Valence (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 452 km

from Calais: 681 km

from Nice: 252 km

from Bordeaux: 427 km

from Strasbourg: 440 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arras-sur-Rhone, Chantemerle-les-Bles, Eclassan, Erome, Gervans, La Motte-de-Galaure, Laveyron, Lemps, Ozon, Saint-Barthelemy-de-Vals, Saint-Uze, Saint-Vallier, Sarras, Secheras, Serves-sur-Rhone and Vion.

This page in French: Visiter Ponsas