Rochefort-Samson tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rochefort-Samson: highlights and tourist information

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Rochefort-Samson 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 21 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Rochefort-Samson is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Romans-sur-Isere at 11 km and Pont-en-Royans at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rochefort-Samson, 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-Samson 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 Rochefort-Samson

Markets in and near Rochefort-Samson

  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Bourg-les-Valence: market Wednesday & Sunday (20km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (21km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Peray: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Rochefort-Samson, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Rochefort-Samson, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (21km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (19km)
  • Parc Jouvet (21km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (23km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (24km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (24km)
  • Mont Aiguille (35km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (10km)
  • Saint-Gervais (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochefort-Samson

Canton: Bourg-de-Péage

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26300

Distance to Rochefort-Samson

from Valence (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 708 km

from Nice: 220 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 448 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbieres, Beauregard-Baret, Besayes, Charpey, Chatuzange-le-Goubet, Marches and Saint-Vincent-la-Commanderie.

This page in French: Visiter Rochefort-Samson