Vinsobres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vinsobres in Drome

Photo is of Nyons at 7 km from Vinsobres

Visit Vinsobres: highlights and tourist information

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Vinsobres 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 Vinsobres in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nyons at 7 km and Aubres at 10 km.

Vinsobres, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Nyons guide


at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Aubres guide


at 10 km (direction south), 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 14 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 15 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Grignan guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 17 km (direction south), 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
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 22 km (direction south-south-east), in the Vaucluse department

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching views across the...

See Le Barroux guide
Le Poet-Laval

Le Poet-Laval

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Le Poet-Laval guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Naturoptere is a biodiversity centre where you can learn of the interaction between nature...

See Naturoptère guide
La Garde-Adhemar

La Garde-Adhemar

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See La Garde-Adhemar guide


at 29 km (direction north-west)

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

See Puygiron guide


Heritage Site at 29 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Orange is best known for its Roman monuments such as the very good condition...

See Orange guide
Ancient Theatre of Orange

Ancient Theatre of Orange

at 30 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The Antique Theatre in Orange is one of the best preserved Roman theatres in...

See Ancient Theatre of Orange guide


at 31 km (direction south), in the Vaucluse department

Carpentras is a sizeable town, and although not always considered a 'tourist town' we...

See Carpentras guide

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Markets in and near Vinsobres

  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Grignan: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (17km)
  • Suze-la-Rousse: market Friday (18km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (21km)
  • Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Vinsobres, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vinsobres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (10km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (25km)
  • Abbatiale Sainte-Marie (Cruas) (43km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des herbes (25km)
  • Jarditrain (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (39km)

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 (28km)

Geography and distances

Vinsobres is in the south-east of France at 68 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Vinsobres is 544 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vinsobres

Canton: Nyons

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26110

Distance to Vinsobres

from Valence (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 544 km

from Calais: 774 km

from Nice: 190 km

from Bordeaux: 450 km

from Strasbourg: 515 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Buisson, Mirabel-Aux-Baronnies, Nyons, Piegon, Saint-Maurice-sur-Eygues, Valreas and Villedieu.

This page in French: Visiter Vinsobres