Vassieux-en-Vercors tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pont-en-Royans at 19 km from Vassieux-en-Vercors

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Vassieux-en-Vercors is situated in the Drome 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 Vassieux-en-Vercors in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pont-en-Royans at 19 km and Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère at 30 km.

Vassieux-en-Vercors, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction ), in the Isere department

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide
Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


at 31 km (direction east), in the Isere department

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

See Mens guide


at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Crest guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Isere department

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

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at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

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

See Vizille guide


at 38 km (direction west)

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

See Valence guide


Ski resort at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Isere department

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

See Grenoble guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


Church at 46 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important pilgrimage destination...

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ardeche department

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mirmande guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 48 km (direction north-west)

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

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Markets in and near Vassieux-en-Vercors

  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (26km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (29km)
  • Vif: market Friday (29km)
  • Romans-sur-Isere: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (30km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (32km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Vassieux-en-Vercors, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (6km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (37km)
  • Parc Jouvet (38km)
  • Jardin japonais (38km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Aiguille (15km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (19km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (19km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (20km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (20km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (39km)
  • Mont Jalla (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (28km)
  • Saint-Gervais (35km)

Geography and distances

Vassieux-en-Vercors is in the south-east of France at 38 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Vassieux-en-Vercors is 497 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vassieux-en-Vercors

Canton: Chapelle-en-Vercors

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26420

Distance to Vassieux-en-Vercors

from Valence (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 497 km

from Calais: 722 km

from Nice: 201 km

from Bordeaux: 469 km

from Strasbourg: 448 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vassieux-en-Vercors from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Agnan-en-Vercors.

This page in French: Visiter Vassieux-en-Vercors