Valaurie tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valaurie in Drome

Visit Valaurie: highlights and tourist information

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Valaurie 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 57 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Valaurie is 528 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Garde-Adhemar at 6 km and Grignan at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Valaurie, 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 Valaurie 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 Valaurie

Markets in and near Valaurie

  • Grignan: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Donzere: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Pierrelatte: market Friday (10km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Andeol: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (15km)
  • Montelimar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Bollene: market Monday (17km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (17km)

More information about Valaurie, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Valaurie, France

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

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 (53km)

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) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (6km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Saint-Marcel (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des Gorges de l'Ardèche (28km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (33km)
  • Cascades du Sautadet (34km)
  • Gorges de la Nesque (59km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valaurie

Canton: Grignan

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26230

Distance to Valaurie

from Valence (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 528 km

from Calais: 759 km

from Nice: 212 km

from Bordeaux: 429 km

from Strasbourg: 514 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chamaret, Chantemerle-les-Grignan, Clansayes, La Garde-Adhemar, Les Granges-Gontardes, Reauville and Roussas.

This page in French: Visiter Valaurie