Saint-Marcellin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Marcellin in Isere

Photo is of Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 9 km from Saint-Marcellin

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Saint-Marcellin is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Marcellin in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 9 km and Pont-en-Royans at 10 km.

Saint-Marcellin, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex,...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Pont-en-Royans

Pont-en-Royans

at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs above the...

See Pont-en-Royans guide
Romans-sur-Isere

Romans-sur-Isere

at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Drome department

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

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

The collegiale church in Romans-sur-Isere is a 12th-13th century church with medieval...

See Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère guide
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Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a...

See Palais Ideal guide
Grenoble

Grenoble

Ski resort at 32 km (direction east)

Known as the 'capital of the Alps', Grenoble has a great deal...

See Grenoble guide
Vizille

Vizille

at 36 km (direction east)

Most visitors to Vizille are attracted by the Chateau de Vizille and...

See Vizille guide
Tain-l'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

at 39 km (direction west), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local chocolates...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

at 39 km (direction west), in the Ardeche department

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore and also the...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Valence

Valence

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

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

See Valence guide
Mens

Mens

at 50 km (direction south-east)

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

See Mens guide
Crest

Crest

at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

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

See Crest guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the...

See Malleval guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 54 km (direction north-west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it...

See Vienne (town) guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Marcellin

Market days in Saint-Marcellin: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (0km)
  • Autrans: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (21km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (21km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse: market Monday (27km)

More information about Saint-Marcellin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Marcellin, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (27km)
  • Chartreuse (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (33km)
  • Jardin japonais (35km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (36km)
  • Parc Jouvet (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (11km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (13km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (14km)
  • Mont Jalla (32km)
  • Mont Aiguille (39km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (14km)
  • Montelier (33km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Marcellin is in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Saint-Marcellin is 469 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Marcellin

Canton: Saint-Marcellin

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38160

Distance to Saint-Marcellin

from Grenoble (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 469 km

from Calais: 694 km

from Nice: 223 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 424 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu, Beauvoir-en-Royans, Bessins, Chatte, Chevrieres, Izeron, La Sone, Saint-Appolinard, Saint-Hilaire-du-Rosier, Saint-Pierre-de-Cherennes, Saint-Romans, Saint-Sauveur, Saint-Verand and Teche.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Marcellin

 
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