Azolette tourism and travel guide

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Visit Azolette: highlights and tourist information

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Azolette is situated in the Rhone department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the eastern-center of France at 58 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Azolette is 334 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Azolette

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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