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Valence
Interesting
Valence The Essential
Interesting
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.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Valence
Musée des Beaux-Arts et d'Archéologie de Valence
Musée des Beaux-Arts et d'Archéologie de Valence
The most interesting aspect of this
120 minutes
House decorated with Heads
House decorated with Heads
This Renaissance dwelling (1532) is
15 minutes
Centre du Patrimoine Arménien
Centre du Patrimoine Arménien
Why in Valence of all places? The
90 minutes
Mère Maury Ravioli
Mère Maury Ravioli
Who has not heard about the famous
30 minutes
The Dupré-Latour House
The Dupré-Latour House
The inside courtyard of this residence
15 minutes
St-Apollinaire's Cathedral
St-Apollinaire's Cathedral
Enormous Romanesque building, rebuilt in
15 minutes