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Azolette tourism and travel guide

Photo of Azolette in Rhone

Photo is of Solutre-Pouilly at 26 km from Azolette

Visit Azolette: highlights and tourist information

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Azolette is situated in the Rhone department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solutre-Pouilly at 26 km and Semur-en-Brionnais at 26 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Azolette, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Azolette in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 26 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple...

See Belleville guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest...

See Oingt guide
 
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Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Theize

Theize

at 32 km (direction south-east)

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when...

See Theize guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 33 km (direction north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny...

See Cluny guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages...

See Bagnols guide
Macon

Macon

at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a...

See Macon guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Anse

Anse

at 37 km (direction south-east)

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains that...

See Anse guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 39 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical...

See Trevoux guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 44 km (direction north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century,...

See Cormatin guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Rhone

Map of places to visit near Azolette

 
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Markets in and near Azolette

  • Chauffailles: market Friday (6km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (13km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (14km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (29km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (30km)

More information about Azolette, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Azolette, France

What to do at Azolette? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Azolette.

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (19km)
  • Trevoux (39km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (21km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (27km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (29km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (30km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (36km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (37km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (49km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (6km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (23km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (26km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (27km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (26km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (54km)
  • Seille (Saône) (54km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (34km)
  • Vonnas (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Azolette is in the eastern-center of France at 58 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Azolette is 334 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Azolette

Canton: Monsols

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69790

Distance to Azolette

from Lyon (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 334 km

from Calais: 561 km

from Nice: 356 km

from Bordeaux: 417 km

from Strasbourg: 365 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Azolette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anglure-sous-Dun, Belleroche, Belmont-de-la-Loire, Chauffailles, Chenelette, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Propieres, Saint-Clement-de-Vers, Saint-Germain-la-Montagne and Saint-Igny-de-Vers.

This page in French: Visiter Azolette

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