Cleppe tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Eveux at 35 km from Cleppe

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Cleppe 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 Cleppe in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 35 km and Oingt at 37 km.

Cleppe, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 35 km (direction east), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

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at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

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

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

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at 41 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Etienne guide


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

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

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at 43 km (direction west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Olliergues is a small village with an unspoiled historic centre in the...

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

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

See Anse guide


at 50 km (direction west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Once home to Coco Chanel, Courpiere is a village in the Livradois-Forez...

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at 50 km (direction west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Thiers guide


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

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

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at 55 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pelussin guide


at 58 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide


at 60 km (direction south-east)

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

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Markets in and near Cleppe

  • Feurs: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (6km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (14km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (14km)
  • Montbrison: market Saturday (20km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (23km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Cleppe, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (23km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (26km)
  • Ambert (42km)
  • Charlieu (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (44km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (46km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (37km)
  • Bois Noirs (50km)
  • Perdrix Crest (53km)
  • Oeillon Crest (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (33km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (40km)

Geography and distances

Cleppe is in the eastern-center of France at 41 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Cleppe is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cleppe

Canton: Feurs

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42110

Distance to Cleppe

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 601 km

from Nice: 335 km

from Bordeaux: 386 km

from Strasbourg: 413 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balbigny, Civens, Epercieux-Saint-Paul, Feurs, Mizerieux, Nervieux, Poncins, Pouilly-les-Feurs and Sainte-Foy-Saint-Sulpice.

This page in French: Visiter Cleppe


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