Vesc tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vesc in Drome

Photo is of Le Poet-Laval at 11 km from Vesc

Visit Vesc: highlights and tourist information

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Vesc 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 Vesc in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Poet-Laval at 11 km and Aubres at 16 km.

Vesc, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction west)

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

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 16 km (direction south)

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

See Aubres guide


at 18 km (direction south)

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

See Nyons guide


at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Grignan guide


at 24 km (direction west)

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

See Puygiron guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Crest guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman remains and also a...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mirmande guide


at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Montelimar guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

Lovely views, a medieval garden, a 12th century roman style church are just some...

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange, now classified among the most...

See Seguret guide


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

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

See Viviers guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of the Dentelles-de-Montmirail are a lovely...

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide


at 43 km (direction west), in the Ardeche department

Climbing the steep cobbled streets to the castle at the top of the village...

See Saint-Montan guide

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Markets in and near Vesc

  • Dieulefit: market Friday (7km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (19km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (20km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (26km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Vesc, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vesc, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (40km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (32km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (40km)

Geography and distances

Vesc is in the south-east of France at 50 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Vesc is 527 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vesc

Canton: Dieulefit

Arrondissement: Valence

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26220

Distance to Vesc

from Valence (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 527 km

from Calais: 756 km

from Nice: 192 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouvieres, Chaudebonne, Comps, Crupies, Montjoux and Orcinas.

This page in French: Visiter Vesc