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Rochefourchat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rochefourchat in Drome

Photo is of Le Poet-Laval at 20 km from Rochefourchat

Visit Rochefourchat: highlights and tourist information

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Rochefourchat is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Poet-Laval at 20 km and Crest at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rochefourchat, 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 Rochefourchat in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Le Poet-Laval guide
Crest

Crest

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Crest guide
Aubres

Aubres

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice...

See Aubres guide
Nyons

Nyons

at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Nyons guide
 
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Puygiron

Puygiron

at 32 km (direction west)

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to...

See Puygiron guide
Grignan

Grignan

at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Grignan guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mirmande guide
Montelimar

Montelimar

at 40 km (direction west)

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

See Montelimar guide
Vaison-la-Romaine

Vaison-la-Romaine

at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman remains and...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See La Garde-Adhemar guide
Viviers

Viviers

at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

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

See Viviers guide
Valence

Valence

at 47 km (direction north-west)

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction there...

See Valence guide
Mens

Mens

at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The small town of Mens is quite isolated but certainly worth exploring...

See Mens guide
Seguret

Seguret

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange,...

See Seguret guide

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

Map of places to visit near Rochefourchat

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Markets in and near Rochefourchat

  • Saillans: market Sunday (12km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (16km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (16km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (17km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Rochefourchat, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (34km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (45km)
  • Parc Jouvet (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (26km)
  • Mont Aiguille (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (51km)
 
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Geography and distances

Rochefourchat is in the south-east of France at 47 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Rochefourchat is 522 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochefourchat

Canton: Motte-Chalancon

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26340

Distance to Rochefourchat

from Valence (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 522 km

from Calais: 750 km

from Nice: 190 km

from Bordeaux: 461 km

from Strasbourg: 483 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brette, Crupies, La Chaudiere, Les Tonils, Pennes-le-Sec, Pradelle and Saint-Nazaire-le-Desert.

This page in French: Visiter Rochefourchat

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