If you have booked your room for a weekend, visit the city center of Valence without further ado. This open-air museum will dazzle you during your walks. Set aside a few hours to check out the must-see places. Saint-Apollinaire Cathedral, the Pendentif, Maison des Têtes, churches, and private mansions are worth a look. Complement this visit of the city with outings to the Museum of Fine Arts, Parc Jouvet, and along the canals, close to your hotel.
In seven days, you have the time to fully enjoy Valence and its heritage. The historical district reveals remarkable private mansions that follow on from the surprising religious and civil buildings as you walk along. Pass through Place des Clercs, one of the most beautiful squares in the city. Soak up the history and heritage of Valence in its museums. Between sightseeing trips, enjoy the local culinary specialties. Finally, continue your discovery stay with Montélimar and the regional nature reserves of Vercors, Pilat, and Monts d’Ardèche.
Valence is perfect for a weekend or a family vacation. One of the favorite attractions with children is Parc Jouvet. With its 17 acres of nature, it offers a relaxing stop for everyone. A small zoo, rose gardens, and mini-trains are sure to be a hit with the kids. The canals and regional reserves also make nice walks to go on together. Spice up your stay by strolling in the Jardin des Oiseaux d'Upie, just under ten miles from your Première Classe hotel.