Lure travel guide
Visit Lure: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Thiers at 30 km from Lure
Location: Lure is situated in the Loire department (Rhone-Alpes region) in the eastern-center of France at 61 km from Saint-Etienne, the department capital. (General information: Lure is 352 km from Paris and 584 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near Lure: these include Thiers at 30 km and Livradois-Forez Regional Park at 33 km. Thiers is a listed secteur sauvegarde at 31 km and Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) is a listed religious monument at 33 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 Lure, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Lure
See France This Way travel guides for and Rhone-Alpes (the local department and region) for more travel ideas in the area of Lure.
Note that all distances from Lure shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Lure 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 Lure
- Noiretable: market every Saturday (15km)
- Boen: market every Thursday (16km)
- Le Coteau: market every Wednesday (20km)
- Balbigny: market every Monday (20km)
- Roanne: market every Sunday & Friday (21km)
- Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market every Sunday (27km)
- Feurs: market every Tuesday (27km)
- Le Mayet-de-Montagne: market every Monday (30km)
- Thiers: market every Thursday & Saturday (31km)
- Amplepuis: market every Tuesday (32km)
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 Lure and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the Lure map below.
National Monument Aulteribe Chateau (36km)
Recommended Detour Charlieu (36km); Ambert (40km); Saint-Galmier (44km)
Regional Natural Parc Livradois-Forez (44km)
Religious Monument Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (33km); Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (36km); Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (38km)
Remarkable Garden Le jardin de Zéphyr (51km)
Secteur Sauvegarde Thiers (31km)
Site Of Natural Beauty Col des Pradeaux (40km)
Ville Fleurie 4* Saint-Galmier (44km); Vichy (48km)
Map of places to visit near Lure & Location Information
Distance to Lure
from Saint-Etienne (local prefecture): 61 km
from Paris: 352 km
from Calais: 584 km
from Nice: 357 km
from Bordeaux: 371 km
from Strasbourg: 416 km
* distances are direct not by road!
We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Lure): Bully, Cremeaux, Grezolles, Jure, Saint-Germain-Laval, Saint-Julien-d'Oddes, Saint-Marcel-d'Urfe, Saint-Martin-la-Sauvete, Saint-Polgues and Souternon.
For driving distances to Lure from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Lure