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Rochefort-en-Valdaine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rochefort-en-Valdaine in Drome

Photo is of Puygiron at 4 km from Rochefort-en-Valdaine

Visit Rochefort-en-Valdaine: highlights and tourist information

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Rochefort-en-Valdaine is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Puygiron at 4 km and Grignan at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rochefort-en-Valdaine, 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 Rochefort-en-Valdaine in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 4 km (direction north-north-west)

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of...

See Puygiron guide


at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village of Grignan...

See Grignan guide


at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat - be...

See Montelimar guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized, which adds further...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 14 km (direction west), in the Ardeche department

The town of Viviers contains some interesting buildings and a nice view...

See Viviers guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-west)

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church are...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

Climbing the steep cobbled streets to the castle at the top of...

See Saint-Montan guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ardeche department

Larger than many of the Ardeche villages, Alba-la-Romaine also has a very...

See Alba-la-Romaine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval vilage of Mirmande retains its original ramparts and it really...

See Mirmande guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around the castle in...

See Nyons guide


at 28 km (direction north-east)

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when...

See Crest guide


at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you to further...

See Aubres guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gard department

The pretty village of Aigueuze, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in...

See Aigueze guide


at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is leasant when...

See Privas guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Drome

Map of places to visit near Rochefort-en-Valdaine


Markets in and near Rochefort-en-Valdaine

  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (14km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (15km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (17km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (19km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Rochefort-en-Valdaine, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Rochefort-en-Valdaine, France

What to do at Rochefort-en-Valdaine? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Rochefort-en-Valdaine.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (3km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (19km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (19km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (15km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (35km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (39km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (20km)

Geography and distances

Rochefort-en-Valdaine is in the south-east of France at 48 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Rochefort-en-Valdaine is 520 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochefort-en-Valdaine

Canton: Montélimar 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26160

Distance to Rochefort-en-Valdaine

from Valence (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 520 km

from Calais: 751 km

from Nice: 212 km

from Bordeaux: 431 km

from Strasbourg: 505 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Rochefort-en-Valdaine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allan, Espeluche, La Batie-Rolland, La Touche, Montboucher-sur-Jabron, Montjoyer, Portes-en-Valdaine, Puygiron and Salles-sous-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Rochefort-en-Valdaine

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