Survey the Land on top of Crest tower!

Situated in the heart of the Vale of the Drôme, Crest Tower is a remarkable listed historical monument. Highest keep in France (52m), the tower has sat on its rocky outcrop for the last 900 years. It is the imposing but only remain of a medieval fortress built from the 12th century. Knicknamed the ‘Southern Bastille’, you can, from its platforms, admire magnificent views of the pre-Alps, the Vercors region, the Ardeche Mountains, the Rhone Valley and the Drôme Valley. Guided tours and various cultural events are on offer all year long.

Open from

May 1st until September 30th: Every day from 10:00 til 19:00. Last admittance 1 hour before closing time.

October to April and during school holidays: Every days except Tue. From 14:00 til 18:00. Last admittance 1 hour before closing time.

Rates (free visit) :

Adult : 6,5€

Reduced rate : 4,80€

Young people aged from 6 to 13  : 3,30€

Child under 6: free

Information and bookings, Tel: 04 75 25 32 53 / 04 75 76 61 14 /