Villefranche-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villefranche-le-Chateau: highlights and tourist information

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Villefranche-le-Chateau is situated in the Drome department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the south-east of France at 94 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Villefranche-le-Chateau is 569 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbrun-les-Bains at 8 km and Sault at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villefranche-le-Chateau, 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 Villefranche-le-Chateau in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Villefranche-le-Chateau

Markets in and near Villefranche-le-Chateau

  • Sault: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Banon: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Laragne-Monteglin: market Thursday (26km)
  • Serres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (29km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (31km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Sisteron: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (35km)

More information about Villefranche-le-Chateau, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Villefranche-le-Chateau, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Villefranche-le-Chateau.

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (20km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (36km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (43km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (37km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (37km)
  • Jarditrain (41km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (47km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (56km)
  • Domaine de Charance (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Nesque (25km)
  • Colorado Provencal (33km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (37km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villefranche-le-Chateau

Canton: Séderon

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26560

Distance to Villefranche-le-Chateau

from Valence (prefecture): 94 km

from Paris: 569 km

from Calais: 797 km

from Nice: 151 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 514 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villefranche-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barret-de-Lioure, Izon-la-Bruisse, Mevouillon, Montauban-sur-l'Ouveze, Rioms, Sederon and Vers-sur-Meouge.

This page in French: Visiter Villefranche-le-Chateau