La Tourette travel guide
Visit La Tourette: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Saint-Etienne at 24 km from La Tourette
Location: La Tourette is situated in the Loire department (Rhone-Alpes region) in the eastern-center of France at 24 km from Saint-Etienne, the department capital. (General information: La Tourette is 404 km from Paris and 637 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near La Tourette: these include Saint-Etienne at 24 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 28 km. Jardin de l’écomusée is a listed remarkable garden at 11 km and Col des Pradeaux is a listed site of natural beauty at 22 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 La Tourette, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to La Tourette
La Chaise-Dieu 32km
See France This Way travel guides for and Rhone-Alpes (the local department and region) for more travel ideas in the area of La Tourette.
Note that all distances from La Tourette shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
La Tourette holidays and travel
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
Markets near La Tourette
- Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau: market every Friday (2km)
- Aurec-sur-Loire: market every Wednesday & Friday (11km)
- Usson-en-Forez: market every Sunday (12km)
- Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market every Wednesday (12km)
- Bas-en-Basset: market every Wednesday (12km)
- Unieux: market every Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
- Monistrol-sur-Loire: market every Friday (15km)
- Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market every Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
- Pont-Salomon: market every Wednesday (16km)
- Sury-le-Comtal: market every Wednesday (16km)
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 La Tourette and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the La Tourette map below.
Recommended Detour Saint-Galmier (27km); Ambert (30km); Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (38km)
Regional Natural Parc Pilat (39km); Livradois-Forez (40km)
Religious Monument Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (35km)
Remarkable Garden Jardin de l’écomusée (11km)
Site Of Natural Beauty Col des Pradeaux (22km); Perdrix Crest (39km)
Town Of Art And History Saint-Etienne (25km)
Ville Fleurie 4* Saint-Galmier (27km)
Zoo Or Wildlife Park Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (42km)
Map of places to visit near La Tourette & Location Information
Distance to La Tourette
from Saint-Etienne (local prefecture): 24 km
from Paris: 404 km
from Calais: 637 km
from Nice: 316 km
from Bordeaux: 371 km
from Strasbourg: 449 km
* distances are direct not by road!
We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of La Tourette): Aboen, Estivareilles, Luriecq, Merle-Leignec, Perigneux, Rozier-Cotes-d'Aurec, Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau and Saint-Nizier-de-Fornas.
For driving distances to La Tourette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez La Tourette