Belmont-de-la-Loire tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Semur-en-Brionnais at 22 km from Belmont-de-la-Loire

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Belmont-de-la-Loire is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Belmont-de-la-Loire in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Brionnais at 22 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 28 km.

Belmont-de-la-Loire, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Anzy-le-Duc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Oingt guide


at 32 km (direction east), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide


at 33 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide


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

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide


at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Bagnols guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

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at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Paray-le-Monial guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide


at 39 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


at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide


at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide


at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La Tourette Monastery designed...

See Eveux guide

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Markets in and near Belmont-de-la-Loire

  • Chauffailles: market Friday (4km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (7km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (25km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (26km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Belmont-de-la-Loire, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (32km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (13km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (24km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (32km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (35km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (36km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (38km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (55km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (59km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (8km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (16km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (21km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (24km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (31km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (44km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (58km)
  • Parc de Gerland (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (32km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (40km)
  • Ecully (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (58km)

Geography and distances

Belmont-de-la-Loire is in the eastern-center of France at 81 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Belmont-de-la-Loire is 335 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Belmont-de-la-Loire

Canton: Belmont-de-la-Loire

Arrondissement: Roanne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42670

Distance to Belmont-de-la-Loire

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 81 km

from Paris: 335 km

from Calais: 563 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Belmont-de-la-Loire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arcinges, Azolette, Belleroche, Chauffailles, Coublanc, Ecoche, Le Cergne, Ranchal, Saint-Germain-la-Montagne, Saint-Igny-de-Roche and Thel.

This page in French: Visiter Belmont-de-la-Loire