Chagnon travel guide
Visit Chagnon: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Pelussin at 16 km from Chagnon
Location: Chagnon is situated in the Loire department (Rhone-Alpes region) in the eastern-center of France at 17 km from Saint-Etienne, the department capital. (General information: Chagnon is 405 km from Paris and 634 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near Chagnon: these include Pelussin at 16 km and Saint-Etienne at 17 km. Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine is a listed zoo or wildlife park at 3 km and Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise is a listed recommended detour at 13 km. For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Photos taken within 10 km
Selected places to visit and attractions near Chagnon, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Chagnon
Palais Ideal 48km
See France This Way travel guides for and Rhone-Alpes (the local department and region) for more travel ideas in the area of Chagnon.
Note that all distances from Chagnon shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Chagnon holidays and travel
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Markets near Chagnon
- La Grand-Croix: market every Monday (4km)
- Rive-de-Gier: market every Tuesday & Friday (4km)
- Saint-Chamond: market every Tuesday & Thursday (7km)
- La Talaudiere: market every Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
- Mornant: market every Friday (13km)
- Saint-Etienne: market every Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday & Friday (15km)
- Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market every Friday (17km)
- Givors: market every Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
- Condrieu: market every Monday - seasonal market only - (18km)
- Condrieu: market every Friday (18km)
Tourist attractions nearby
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chagnon and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the Chagnon map below.
Aquarium Aquarium de Lyon (29km)
Heritage Site Historic Lyon (34km)
Recommended Detour Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (13km); Saint-Galmier (20km)
Regional Natural Parc Pilat (16km)
Religious Monument Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (32km); Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (34km)
Remarkable Garden Parc de Gerland (34km); Parc de la Tête d'Or (36km)
Secteur Sauvegarde Lyon (34km)
Site Of Natural Beauty Oeillon Crest (16km); Perdrix Crest (17km)
Town Of Art And History Saint-Etienne (15km); Vienne (25km)
Ville Fleurie 4* Saint-Galmier (19km); Chaponnay (31km); Ecully (32km)
Zoo Or Wildlife Park Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (3km); Parc animalier de Courzieu (25km); Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (36km); Parc de la Tête d'Or (36km)
Map of places to visit near Chagnon & Location Information
Distance to Chagnon
from Saint-Etienne (local prefecture): 17 km
from Paris: 405 km
from Calais: 634 km
from Nice: 296 km
from Bordeaux: 409 km
from Strasbourg: 417 km
* distances are direct not by road!
We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Chagnon): Cellieu, Farnay, Genilac, La Grand-Croix, Lorette, Marcenod, Rive-de-Gier, Saint-Christo-en-Jarez, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Martin-la-Plaine, Saint-Maurice-sur-Dargoire, Saint-Paul-en-Jarez, Saint-Romain-en-Jarez and Valfleury.
For driving distances to Chagnon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Chagnon