Vercheny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vercheny in Drome

Photo is of Crest at 18 km from Vercheny

Visit Vercheny: highlights and tourist information

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Vercheny 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 Vercheny in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Crest at 18 km and Le Poet-Laval at 27 km.

Vercheny, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Crest

Crest

at 18 km (direction west)

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

See Crest guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction south-west)

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

See Le Poet-Laval guide
Mirmande

Mirmande

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Mirmande guide
Puygiron

Puygiron

at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

The small castle and pretty gardens add further to the charm of the small...

See Puygiron guide
 
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Valence

Valence

at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Valence guide
Aubres

Aubres

at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you to further explore the...

See Aubres guide
Pont-en-Royans

Pont-en-Royans

at 40 km (direction north-north-east), 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
Nyons

Nyons

at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around the castle in the old...

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

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 40 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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

Romans-sur-Isere

at 40 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Mens

Mens

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

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

See Mens guide
Grignan

Grignan

at 42 km (direction south-west)

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village of Grignan you will...

See Grignan guide
Montelimar

Montelimar

at 43 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Montelimar guide
Viviers

Viviers

at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ardeche department

The town of Viviers contains some interesting buildings and a nice view across the...

See Viviers guide

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Markets in and near Vercheny

  • Saillans: market Sunday (4km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (19km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (25km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (27km)
  • Chabeuil: market Tuesday (28km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Etoile-sur-Rhone: market Wednesday (31km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Vercheny, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vercheny, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (38km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (39km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (53km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (38km)
  • Jardin japonais (43km)
  • Jardin des herbes (53km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (20km)
  • Mont Aiguille (28km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (41km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (41km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (42km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (59km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vercheny is in the south-east of France at 38 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Vercheny is 511 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vercheny

Canton: Saillans

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26340

Distance to Vercheny

from Valence (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 511 km

from Calais: 738 km

from Nice: 196 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 471 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aurel, Barsac, Chastel-Arnaud, Espenel, Pontaix, Rimon-et-Savel, Saillans, Saint-Benoit-en-Diois and Veronne.

This page in French: Visiter Vercheny