Saint-Avit tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Avit: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Avit 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 30 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Saint-Avit is 453 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Palais Ideal at 8 km and Tain-l'Hermitage at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Avit, 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 Saint-Avit 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 Saint-Avit

Markets in and near Saint-Avit

  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (8km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Saint-Vallier: market Thursday (12km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (16km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Tain-l'Hermitage: market Saturday (17km)
  • Tournon-sur-Rhone: market Saturday (18km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (21km)

More information about Saint-Avit, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Avit, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (37km)
  • Vercors (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (20km)
  • Parc Jouvet (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (35km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (36km)
  • Perdrix Crest (37km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (39km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (29km)
  • Saint-Gervais (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Avit

Canton: Saint-Vallier

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26330

Distance to Saint-Avit

from Valence (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 453 km

from Calais: 680 km

from Nice: 247 km

from Bordeaux: 438 km

from Strasbourg: 432 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Avit from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bathernay, Charmes-sur-l'Herbasse, Chateauneuf-de-Galaure, Claveyson, Fay-le-Clos, La Motte-de-Galaure, Marges, Montchenu, Mureils, Ratieres and Tersanne.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Avit