Things to do in Montélimar

New to Montélimar? Here are the best things to do while you're there.

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Start with the Top Sights in Montélimar

If you're in Montélimar to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Palace of Sweets and Nougat

⭐️ 3.9 (4099)

Fabrique Arnaud Soubeyran Musée du Nougat

⭐️ 4.4 (2296)

Musée Européen de l'Aviation de Chasse

⭐️ 4.5 (1351)

Montelimar Castle

⭐️ 3.9 (1348)

Château de Rochemaure

⭐️ 4.3 (920)

Sarl Nougat Diane de Poytiers

⭐️ 4.6 (694)

TEAM BREAK Montélimar Escape Game

⭐️ 5.0 (381)

Contemporary Art Museum St. Martin

⭐️ 4.2 (162)

Montel'O Park

⭐️ 4.2 (108)

City Museum

⭐️ 3.6 (37)

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Montélimar

These are curated, high quality experiences in Montélimar hosted by locals!

Tour at the Château de la Selve

Visit of the estate and tasting of our organic and nature wines

End your night in some of the best bars in Montélimar

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Montélimar, curated exclusively for you.

Brewpub La FABrique

⭐️ 4.6 (1086)

Price Range: $$

La Véranda devient L’îlot Montélimar

⭐️ 4.7 (806)

Price Range: $$

Le Café Des Allées

⭐️ 4 (688)

V and B Montelimar

⭐️ 4.4 (628)

Price Range: $$

Le Café de l'Ardèche

⭐️ 4.5 (523)

La Taverne

⭐️ 4 (329)

Price Range: $$

20, wine bar

⭐️ 4.4 (320)

Price Range: $$

Chez l'Artiste

⭐️ 4.5 (269)

La Dérive

⭐️ 4.4 (223)

Price Range: $$

Pub Saint Louis

⭐️ 4.1 (214)

Pub Bodhran

⭐️ 4 (209)

Price Range: $$

Pick from the best places to stay in Montélimar

If you're looking for some of the best hotels in Montélimar you've come to the right place.

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Frequently asked questions:

  1. Taste Delicious Nougats: Enjoy the sweet taste of Montelimar's famous nutty nougat confections. Buy a box of nougats and stroll around the streets of the city to appreciate its beauty and heritage.
  2. Explore the 12th Century Castle: Located in the center of town, the 12th century Castle of Montelimar offers stunning views of the city and its surrounding. Take a tour and learn about the history of the castle and the city.
  3. Marvel at the Ancient Churches: Visit one of Montelimar's three ancient churches; the Church of St. Vincent, the Church of St. Mary Magdalene, and the ancient Church of Tournier. Each of these churches has its own architectural beauty and offers its own unique religious experience.

Montelimar is beautiful at any time of year, however the best time to visit is during the shoulder seasons of May and September. During these months temperatures are mild and sunny days are plentiful. The city is quiet and the crowds are smaller, making it the ideal time to explore its many attractions.

Spending three days in Montelimar is ideal to get a comprehensive overview of the city and its attractions. On the first day, visitors can explore the historic architecture, enjoy the incredible vistas, and sample the delightful cuisine. The second day should be devoted to outdoor activities like hiking, cycling, and kayaking in the beautiful Drôme Valley. Finally, the third day can be spent perusing the charming boutiques and cafes as well as taking in some of the city's art and culture.

Moving around the city of Montelimar is convenient and straightforward. Buses, taxis and rental bicycles are widely available across the city. Cycling is also very popular in Montelimar and there are many places available to rent a bike for the day. Alternatively, you can also book a city tour to discover the best of Montelimar.

In Montelimar, there's plenty of family-friendly activities to keep your children entertained. Visiting the local zoo to admire exotic animals or explore the fairytale-like Écrins National Park to spot wildlife and plenty of outdoor activities. Spend the day relaxing at the Jardin des Martels to enjoy the vibrant flowers and lush vegetation. In the evening, don't miss the engaging live theatre performances showcasing the best of the country's priceless culture.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Montélimar. To start off we'd have to mention La Dérive, Cosy Bar, 20, wine bar. Check out our page on the best bars in Montélimar.

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