Roussas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roussas in Drome

Visit Roussas: highlights and tourist information

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Roussas 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 56 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Roussas is 526 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Garde-Adhemar at 5 km and Grignan at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roussas, 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 Roussas 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 Roussas

Markets in and near Roussas

  • Donzere: market Saturday (7km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (10km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Le Teil: market Thursday (16km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (16km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (17km)

More information about Roussas, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Roussas, France

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

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 (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (6km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (9km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (5km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (28km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (35km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (35km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (58km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roussas

Canton: Grignan

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26230

Distance to Roussas

from Valence (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 526 km

from Calais: 758 km

from Nice: 213 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 514 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chantemerle-les-Grignan, La Garde-Adhemar, Les Granges-Gontardes, Montjoyer, Reauville and Valaurie.

This page in French: Visiter Roussas