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Die

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Drôme

Die - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Drôme
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Located 2 hours south-east of Lyon, at the foot of the Vercors plateau, Die offers a panoramic view of the mountains that surround it.

Ancient Roman city, its history is rich and important historical tours.

Die, country of Clairette and Crémant de Die, offers specialties such as picodon, lavender honey, nuts, but also blue Sassenage.

Geographical information

MunicipalityDie
Postcode26150
Tourism label
Latitude44.7510360 (N 44° 45’ 4”)
Longitude5.3705360 (E 5° 22’ 14”)
AltitudeFrom 367m to 1841m
Surface area57.28 km²
Population4667 inhabitants
Density81 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureValence (67 km, 1h11)
Insee code26113
IntercommunalityCC du Diois
DepartmentDrôme
RegionRhône Valley

Nearest cities & towns

Romeyer5.7 km (9 min)
Chamaloc6.9 km (10 min)
Ponet-et-Saint-Auban6.9 km (14 min)
Solaure-en-Diois7.9 km (11 min)
Laval-d'Aix8 km (12 min)
Marignac-en-Diois8.2 km (13 min)
Sainte-Croix8.4 km (9 min)
Saint-Roman9.7 km (11 min)
Pontaix10.8 km (11 min)
Recoubeau-Jansac12.9 km (12 min)
Barnave13.1 km (13 min)
Saint-Andéol13.7 km (18 min)
Vachères-en-Quint13.9 km (19 min)
Châtillon-en-Diois14.2 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Natural sites
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Die General view
Die General view
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restored Tower, street walls (© JE)
restored Tower, street walls (© JE)
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Roman polygonal tower (© Jean Espirat)
Roman polygonal tower (© Jean Espirat)
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Porte Saint-Marcel, seen from the outside (© JE)
Porte Saint-Marcel, seen from the outside (© JE)
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Gallo-Roman rampart North (© JE)
Gallo-Roman rampart North (© JE)
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old door Sainte-Agathe, now closed (© JE)
old door Sainte-Agathe, now closed (© JE)
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Porte Saint-Marcel, inside view of the city (© Jean Espirat)
Porte Saint-Marcel, inside view of the city (© Jean Espirat)
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West bulwark bottom Tour (© JE)
West bulwark bottom Tour (© JE)
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Gallo-Roman Northern wall and tower Sainte-Agathe (© JE)
Gallo-Roman Northern wall and tower Sainte-Agathe (© JE)
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Gallo-Roman rampart Northeast (© JE)
Gallo-Roman rampart Northeast (© JE)
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Rampart West (© JE)
Rampart West (© JE)
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Rampart Gallo-Roman West (© JE)
Rampart Gallo-Roman West (© JE)
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Gallo-Roman rampart and second Southeast tower (© JE)
Gallo-Roman rampart and second Southeast tower (© JE)
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reuse blocks in the western rampart (© JE)
reuse blocks in the western rampart (© JE)
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Cathedral of Our Lady (© JE)
Cathedral of Our Lady (© JE)
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Cathedral of Our Lady (© JE)
Cathedral of Our Lady (© JE)
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Nave of the cathedral (© JE)
Nave of the cathedral (© JE)
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walnut Chair of the Cathedral (© JE)
walnut Chair of the Cathedral (© JE)
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Altar of the Cathedral (© JE)
Altar of the Cathedral (© JE)
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porch of the Cathedral (© JE)
porch of the Cathedral (© JE)
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Eardrum Cathedral (© JE)
Eardrum Cathedral (© JE)
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Capitals porch of the cathedral (© JE)
Capitals porch of the cathedral (© JE)
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Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
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Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
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Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
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Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
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Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
Capitals Cathedral (© JE)
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decoration of Roman arch, now incorporated into the Porte Saint-Marcel (© JE)
decoration of Roman arch, now incorporated into the Porte Saint-Marcel (© JE)
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Fountain at the West entrance to the old city (© JE)
Fountain at the West entrance to the old city (© JE)
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Fontaine on a small square of the village (© JE)
Fontaine on a small square of the village (© JE)
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Photograph of a representation of the mosaic of four rivers, displayed in the city ​​(© JE)
Photograph of a representation of the mosaic of four rivers, displayed in the city ​​(© JE)
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And hopefully, Latin motto on an old house (© JE)
And hopefully, Latin motto on an old house (© JE)
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Somebody provides Latin motto on an old house (© JE)
Somebody provides Latin motto on an old house (© JE)
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Clairette de Die, not to be missed (© JE)
Clairette de Die, not to be missed (© JE)
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bubble bar, magical place (© JE)
bubble bar, magical place (© JE)
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Information Cathedral (© JE)
Information Cathedral (© JE)
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Information Cathedral (© JE)
Information Cathedral (© JE)
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Information on the Saint-Marcel (© JE)
Information on the Saint-Marcel (© JE)
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Information on the ramparts (© JE)
Information on the ramparts (© JE)
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Weather

Sunday 11 december
Min. 7°C - Max. 7°C
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Monday 12 december
Min. 2°C - Max. 2°C
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Tuesday 13 december
Min. 9°C - Max. 9°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit a goat’s cheese farm
Local flavoursFreeSuze (21 km)
Raku pottery and kiln firing lessons
Arts and Crafts30 € Saint-Martin-le-Colonel (27 km)
Upie Zoo, the colourful park!
Entertainment10 € to 14 € Upie (31 km)
Horse ride and trek in Trièves
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 390 € Mens (32 km)
Canyoning or via ferrata in the Buëch Valley
Sports sensations30 € La Faurie (36 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Vineyard circuit
HikeEasy1h00Ponet-et-Saint-Auban (5.8 km)
The karst trail
HikeEasy3h00Vassieux-en-Vercors (16.9 km)
Walk around Mount Aiguille
HikeIntermediate6h00Le Monestier-du-Percy (23 km)
Revoulat Panoramic Viewpoint
HikeEasy2h00La Chapelle-en-Vercors (24 km)
Vaunaveys Crest
HikeEasy1h30Vaunaveys-la-Rochette (27 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels