Volvent tourism and travel guide

Photo of Volvent in Drome

Visit Volvent: highlights and tourist information

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Volvent 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 55 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Volvent is 529 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubres at 25 km and Le Poet-Laval at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Volvent, 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 Volvent 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 Volvent

Markets in and near Volvent

  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (9km)
  • Luc-en-Diois: market Friday (11km)
  • Saillans: market Sunday (19km)
  • Die: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Dieulefit: market Friday (22km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Crest: market Tuesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (32km)
  • La Begude-de-Mazenc: market Tuesday (32km)

More information about Volvent, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Volvent, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Jouvet (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Archiane (24km)
  • Mont Aiguille (36km)
  • Dentelles de Montmirail (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montelier (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Volvent

Canton: Motte-Chalancon

Arrondissement: Die

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26470

Distance to Volvent

from Valence (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 529 km

from Calais: 757 km

from Nice: 181 km

from Bordeaux: 469 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brette, Chalancon, Gumiane, Joncheres, Pradelle and Saint-Nazaire-le-Desert.

This page in French: Visiter Volvent