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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.

Popular places to visit nearby include Crest at 18 km and Le Poet-Laval at 27 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Vercheny, 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 Vercheny in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 18 km (direction west)

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

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,...

See Le Poet-Laval guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Mirmande guide


at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Puygiron guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Valence guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Aubres guide


at 40 km (direction north-north-east), in the Isere department

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around...

See Nyons guide


at 40 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


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

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

See Mens guide


at 42 km (direction south-west)

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

See Grignan guide


at 43 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Montelimar guide


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

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

See Viviers guide


at 51 km (direction north-west)

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

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide

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

Map of places to visit near Vercheny


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)

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

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