Valence is located in the Rhône Valley, the main north-south link route in France:  2 hours from Paris, 30 minutes from Lyon city centre and Saint-Exupéry Airport and less than an hour from Marseille by high speed train.
Valence is a dynamic town on the left bank of the Rhône river bordered to the north by the renowned vineyards of Hermitage and to the south by « Drôme provençale » and its lavender fields where a visit of château de Grignan, one of the most beautiful Renaissance châteaux in the south of France will be organised.