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Vaunaveys-la-Rochette tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vaunaveys-la-Rochette in Drome

Photo is of Crest at 4 km from Vaunaveys-la-Rochette

Visit Vaunaveys-la-Rochette: highlights and tourist information

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Vaunaveys-la-Rochette is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Crest at 4 km and Mirmande at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Vaunaveys-la-Rochette, 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 Vaunaveys-la-Rochette in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 4 km (direction south-south-west)

The castle keep and its views are the most...

See Crest guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mirmande guide


at 22 km (direction north-west)

Although the famous local vineyards are the main attraction...

See Valence guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south)

The cobbled streets of ancient Le Poet-Laval are pedestrianized, which adds...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 29 km (direction south-west)

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to...

See Puygiron guide


at 31 km (direction south-west)

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

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


at 32 km (direction south-west)

The town of Montelimar is famous worldwide for its nougat - be...

See Montelimar guide


at 34 km (direction west), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is...

See Privas guide


at 37 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 37 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ardeche department

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village...

See Grignan guide


at 41 km (direction north-east), in the Isere department

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


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

Larger than many of the Ardeche villages, Alba-la-Romaine also has...

See Alba-la-Romaine guide


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

The town of Viviers contains some interesting buildings and...

See Viviers guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Drome

Map of places to visit near Vaunaveys-la-Rochette


Markets in and near Vaunaveys-la-Rochette

  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Livron-sur-Drome: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (15km)
  • Portes-les-Valence: market Thursday (17km)
  • Loriol-sur-Drome: market Friday (17km)
  • La Voulte-sur-Rhone: market Friday (20km)
  • Valence: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Guilherand-Granges: market Friday (22km)

More information about Vaunaveys-la-Rochette, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vaunaveys-la-Rochette, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (21km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (25km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (22km)
  • Jardin japonais (29km)
  • Jardin des herbes (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (37km)
  • Mont Aiguille (42km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (45km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (45km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (19km)

Geography and distances

Vaunaveys-la-Rochette is in the south-east of France at 22 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Vaunaveys-la-Rochette is 498 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaunaveys-la-Rochette

Canton: Crest-Nord

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26400

Distance to Vaunaveys-la-Rochette

from Valence (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 498 km

from Calais: 727 km

from Nice: 214 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 472 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vaunaveys-la-Rochette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aouste-sur-Sye, Cobonne, Crest, Eurre, Gigors-et-Lozeron, Ourches and Upie.

This page in French: Visiter Vaunaveys-la-Rochette

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