Provencal Drome tourism and travel guide

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Visit Provencal Drome: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: This region of Drome is famous for its lavender fields, typically associated with Provence to the south

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Provencal Drome. For detailed visitor information see the Provencal Drome travel guide.

Provencal Drome 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 48 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Provencal Drome is 524 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grignan at 17 km and Puygiron at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Provencal Drome, 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 Provencal Drome in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Provencal Drome

Markets in and near Provencal Drome

  • Dieulefit: market Friday (0km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (22km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (25km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Provencal Drome, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Provencal Drome, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (18km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (29km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dentelles de Montmirail (38km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (43km)
  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (47km)
  • Mont Aiguille (52km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Provencal Drome

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: na

Distance to Provencal Drome

from Valence (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 524 km

from Calais: 754 km

from Nice: 198 km

from Bordeaux: 447 km

from Strasbourg: 496 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Comps, Dieulefit, Eyzahut, Le Poet-Laval, Montjoux, Orcinas, Roche-Saint-Secret-Beconne and Truinas.

This page in French: Visiter Provencal Drome