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Rochemaure tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Montelimar at 5 km from Rochemaure

Visit Rochemaure: highlights and tourist information

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Rochemaure is situated in the Ardeche department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montelimar at 5 km and Alba-la-Romaine at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Rochemaure, 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 Rochemaure in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 5 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its...

See Montelimar guide


at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Alba-la-Romaine guide


at 11 km (direction south)

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

See Viviers guide


at 13 km (direction east-south-east), in the Drome department

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

See Puygiron guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-east), in the Drome department

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

See Mirmande guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saint-Montan guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Privas guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-south-east), in the Drome department

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

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west)

Dominated by its castle, the beautiful village of Vogue is one of...

See Vogue guide


at 25 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

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

See Grignan guide


at 25 km (direction west)

The Chateau d'Aubenas and the belvedere next to the castle...

See Aubenas guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east), in the Drome department

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

See Le Poet-Laval guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

After exploring ancient Balazuc you descend further to reach...

See Balazuc guide


at 28 km (direction west)

The beauty of Ailhon is the chance to follow the footpaths...

See Ailhon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Rochemaure


Markets in and near Rochemaure

  • Le Teil: market Thursday (5km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (16km)
  • Privas: market Wednesday & Saturday & (18km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (20km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (23km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (24km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (25km)

More information about Rochemaure, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Rochemaure, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (9km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (22km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (22km)
  • Parc Jouvet (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (32km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (41km)
  • Bois de Païolive (46km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (46km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (48km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (25km)

Geography and distances

Rochemaure is in the southern-centre of France at 19 kilometres from Privas, the department capital (general information: Rochemaure is 507 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochemaure

Canton: Rochemaure

Arrondissement: Privas

Department: Ardeche

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Rochemaure

from Privas (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 507 km

from Calais: 739 km

from Nice: 227 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 502 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancone, Aubignas, Le Teil, Meysse, Montelimar and Saint-Martin-sur-Lavezon.

This page in French: Visiter Rochemaure

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