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Valence Interesting : Michelin's recommendations


St-Apollinaire's Cathedral looms over this town founded in 2C BC. Boulevards surround a maze of picturesque streets. It is built over a series of terraces, which slope down towards the Rhone River, the generator of its progress and prosperity. Since 1452, the town has been the cradle of the university where such prestigious professors such as Cujas, had taught outstanding students like François Rabelais. Valence, an important fruit and vegetable market has diversified its activity.

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Tourist attractions Valence : Things to see and do

  • Valence is the starting point of a magnificent scenic route. The D 287 will first take you past the striking site of the Château de Crussol and then on to St-Romain-de-Lerps. Here, two observation points command a splendid panorama of the entire Rhôn..

  • Crussol Recommended Recommended

    F - 07130 Valence

    Ruins are all that remain of this château built in the 12C and destroyed in the 17C. A path leads up to the castle (1hr there and back). From the lookout point of the keep, the view over the Valence plain, the Bourg-lès-Valence dam and the confluence..

  • House decorated with Heads Interesting

    57 Grande-Rue F - 26000 Valence

    This Renaissance dwelling (1532) is named after the four huge indoor haut-relief heads symbolising the winds. It is well worth taking a few minutes to observe the details of the profusely and originally sculptured facade. Inside there are display pan..

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Hotels Valence

  • Atrium Hôtel Valence Ville

    20, rue Jean Louis Barrault F - 26000 Valence

    Near the Exhibition Centre, in the heart of Valence, the Atrium offers free parking, a privileged location within walking distance of everything the centre has to offer and spacious accommodation. The rooms include a private bathroom with a walk-in ..

  • Hôtel de Lyon

    23 Avenue Pierre Sémard F - 26000 Valence

    Located in Valence city centre, just 50 meters from the Railway Station, this hotel features bright and soundproofed rooms with private bathroom and free Wi-Fi internet access. Hôtel de Lyon offers a buffet breakfast including croissants, buns, a l..

  • Hotel De France Three stars Three stars Three stars

    16 Boulevard Du Général De Gaulle F - 26000 Valence

    Prix Prices from : 84 €

    Hotel de France is located in the heart of Valence, 450 metres from the Saint-Apollinaire Cathedral. It offers contemporary accommodation with free Wi-Fi access and a large terrace. The guest rooms include air conditioning, a private bathroom with ..

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Restaurants Valence

  • Le Bistrot des Clercs Quite comfortable restaurant 

    48 Grande-Rue F - 26000 Valence

    Close to the fine Maison des Têtes (1532), this Parisian-style bistro serves generous portions of food and has a decor that harks back to the good old days. You may also be interested to know that Napoleon once stayed here!

  • Le 7 Quite comfortable restaurant 

    285 av. Victor-Hugo F - 26000 Valence

    This excellent new bistro along the famous N7 route bears the hallmarks of the famous Pic family. It features gourmet dishes, such as homemade duck terrine and gambas ravioli with ginger. A chic, lively atmosphere.

  • Pic Luxury in the traditional style and pleasant restaurant  Exceptional cuisine, worth a special journey

    285 av. Victor-Hugo F - 26000 Valence

    1934, 1973, 2007. Following on from André and Jacques, it is now the turn of Anne-Sophie to run this restaurant, proving that the Pic family history is firmly entwined with that of excellent cuisine. The same quest for perfection, the best ingredient..

  • Les Négociants Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    27 av. Pierre-Sémard F - 26000 Valence

  • Epithèque Quite comfortable restaurant 

    3 r. Pelleterie F - 26000 Valence

    This annexe of the restaurant Flaveurs is based on a more laid-back version of the original, inviting you to discover and taste. On the menu: Spanish charcuteries, oysters, savoury éclairs, dish of the day (from the kitchens of Flaveurs), cheeses etc..

  • La Cachette Comfortable restaurant  A very good restaurant in its category

    16 r. des Cévennes F - 26000 Valence

    Located in the lower part of the town, this hidden little gem deserves to be discovered! The chef, who is originally from Japan, prepares delicious and delicately flavoured dishes. Local specialities of the Drôme region meet the spirit of Asia!

  • Flaveurs Very comfortable restaurant  A very good restaurant in its category

    32 Grande-Rue F - 26000 Valence

    A refined, elegant decor provides the setting for this fine gourmet restaurant. Much thought has clearly gone into each of the dishes on the menu, which are made with top-notch ingredients and great skill.

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