Sidebar Menu

Combre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Combre in Loire

Photo is of Oingt at 26 km from Combre

Visit Combre: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions Book a visit

Combre 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 Combre in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Oingt at 26 km and Theize at 29 km.

Combre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Oingt guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Bagnols guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction 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
Advertisement (place your advert here)


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

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

See Eveux guide


at 36 km (direction north-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


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

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

See Anse guide


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

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

See Belleville guide


at 40 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide


at 46 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
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 48 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


at 49 km (direction north-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 54 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
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide

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

Arrange a visit to Combre

Organise your visit using the options shown...

Hotels in Combre best prices


Map of places to visit near Combre


Markets in and near Combre

  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (9km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (20km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (24km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (29km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (29km)

More information about Combre, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Combre, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (54km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (46km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (17km)
  • Trevoux (40km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (16km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (36km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (40km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (49km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (50km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (52km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (53km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (24km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (34km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (34km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (36km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (36km)
  • Parc de Gerland (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (49km)
  • Macon (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (40km)

Geography and distances

Combre is in the eastern-center of France at 66 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Combre is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Combre

Canton: Perreux

Arrondissement: Roanne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42840

Distance to Combre

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 575 km

from Nice: 350 km

from Bordeaux: 400 km

from Strasbourg: 387 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-de-Thizy, Coutouvre, La Gresle, Mardore, Marnand, Montagny, Pont-Trambouze, Regny, Saint-Jean-la-Bussiere, Saint-Victor-sur-Rhins and Thizy.

This page in French: Visiter Combre


Advertise on this site - ad on this page 6 euros / pounds per year

Back To Top