Puygiron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Puygiron in Drome

Visit Puygiron: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of the small village of Puygiron

Important note

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

Puygiron 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 44 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Puygiron is 516 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Poet-Laval at 13 km and Viviers at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puygiron, 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 Puygiron 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 Puygiron

Markets in and near Puygiron

  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (8km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (13km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (16km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (17km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (23km)

More information about Puygiron, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Puygiron, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (7km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (18km)
  • Parc Jouvet (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (37km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (44km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Puygiron

Canton: Montélimar 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26160

Distance to Puygiron

from Valence (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 516 km

from Calais: 747 km

from Nice: 215 km

from Bordeaux: 430 km

from Strasbourg: 501 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allan, Bonlieu-sur-Roubion, Espeluche, La Batie-Rolland, La Touche, Montboucher-sur-Jabron, Portes-en-Valdaine, Rochefort-en-Valdaine and Saint-Gervais-sur-Roubion.

This page in French: Visiter Puygiron