A place in France, Valence is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Valence, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Lyon. Attractions in Lyon include Parc De La Tete D'Or, Basilique Notre Dame De Fourviere, Musee Miniature Et Cinema. Also, to reach Valence, you'll have to take a flight to Lyon; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Valence are of 1 to 2 days duration.
Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!