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Chamboeuf tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Etienne at 17 km from Chamboeuf

Visit Chamboeuf: highlights and tourist information

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Chamboeuf is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Etienne at 17 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chamboeuf, 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 Chamboeuf in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Etienne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pelussin guide


at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Malleval guide


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

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

See Bagnols guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 44 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in...

See Vienne (town) guide


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

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

See Ambert guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

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

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the...

See Lyon Old Town guide


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

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

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

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile 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...

See Oingt guide


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

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

See Theize guide


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

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

See Anse guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chamboeuf


Markets in and near Chamboeuf

  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (1km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (8km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (11km)
  • La Talaudiere: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Etienne: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Roche-la-Moliere: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)

More information about Chamboeuf, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chamboeuf, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (1km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (12km)
  • Ambert (45km)
  • Trevoux (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (44km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (36km)
  • Parc de Gerland (45km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (47km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (29km)
  • Oeillon Crest (31km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (37km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (21km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (29km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (47km)

Geography and distances

Chamboeuf is in the eastern-center of France at 17 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Chamboeuf is 393 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chamboeuf

Canton: Saint-Galmier

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42330

Distance to Chamboeuf

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 393 km

from Calais: 624 km

from Nice: 313 km

from Bordeaux: 392 km

from Strasbourg: 423 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andrezieux-Boutheon, Aveizieux, Cuzieu, Rivas, Saint-Bonnet-les-Oules, Saint-Galmier, Saint-Heand, Saint-Medard-en-Forez, Veauche and Veauchette.

This page in French: Visiter Chamboeuf

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