Boisset-les-Montrond tourism and travel guide

Photo of Boisset-les-Montrond in Loire

Photo is of Saint-Etienne at 25 km from Boisset-les-Montrond

Visit Boisset-les-Montrond: highlights and tourist information

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Boisset-les-Montrond 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 Boisset-les-Montrond in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Etienne at 25 km and Ambert at 37 km.

Boisset-les-Montrond, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 25 km (direction south-east)

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral and the...

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 37 km (direction west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park of Livradois-Forez has a...

See Ambert guide


at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-south-east)

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because it started life...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the highlights when...

See Pelussin guide


at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

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

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at 45 km (direction west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic centre in the Livradois-Forez naturel...

See Olliergues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Oingt guide


at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide


at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the Regional Natural...

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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th century, a cathedral,...

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at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops and restaurants that you...

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Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century architecture and upmarket shops...

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the major attraction...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide

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Markets in and near Boisset-les-Montrond

  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (3km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (9km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Montbrison: market Saturday (11km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (21km)

More information about Boisset-les-Montrond, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Boisset-les-Montrond, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (9km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (19km)
  • Ambert (37km)
  • Trevoux (56km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (33km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (30km)
  • Perdrix Crest (39km)
  • Oeillon Crest (40km)
  • Bois Noirs (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (30km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (33km)

Geography and distances

Boisset-les-Montrond is in the eastern-center of France at 25 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Boisset-les-Montrond is 386 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Boisset-les-Montrond

Canton: Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42210

Distance to Boisset-les-Montrond

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 386 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 322 km

from Bordeaux: 385 km

from Strasbourg: 424 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Boisset-les-Montrond from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalain-le-Comtal, Craintilleux, Cuzieu, Grezieux-le-Fromental, Magneux-Haute-Rive, Marclopt, Montrond-les-Bains, Precieux, Rivas, Saint-Andre-le-Puy and Unias.

This page in French: Visiter Boisset-les-Montrond