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Chalain-d'Uzore tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chalain-d'Uzore in Loire

Photo is of Ambert at 29 km from Chalain-d'Uzore

Visit Chalain-d'Uzore: highlights and tourist information

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Chalain-d'Uzore is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 29 km and Olliergues at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chalain-d'Uzore, 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 Chalain-d'Uzore in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park...

See Ambert guide


at 34 km (direction west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic...

See Olliergues guide


at 36 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 42 km (direction west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village...

See Courpiere guide


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

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a facscinating historical...

See Thiers guide


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

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La...

See Eveux guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 49 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Bagnols guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Oingt guide


at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide


at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part...

See Chateldon guide


at 55 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are...

See Pelussin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 66 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France,...

See Lavaudieu guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chalain-d'Uzore


Markets in and near Chalain-d'Uzore

  • Montbrison: market Saturday (7km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (9km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (13km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (19km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (21km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)

More information about Chalain-d'Uzore, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chalain-d'Uzore, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (21km)
  • Ambert (29km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (30km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (24km)
  • Bois Noirs (37km)
  • Perdrix Crest (51km)
  • Oeillon Crest (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (42km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (42km)

Geography and distances

Chalain-d'Uzore is in the eastern-center of France at 36 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Chalain-d'Uzore is 377 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chalain-d'Uzore

Canton: Montbrison

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42600

Distance to Chalain-d'Uzore

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 609 km

from Nice: 334 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 427 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chalain-d'Uzore from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champdieu, Essertines-en-Chatelneuf, Marcilly-le-Chatel, Marcoux, Montverdun, Pralong and Saint-Paul-d'Uzore.

This page in French: Visiter Chalain-d'Uzore

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