Ecotay-l'Olme tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ecotay-l'Olme: highlights and tourist information

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Ecotay-l'Olme is situated in the Loire department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the eastern-center of France at 32 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Ecotay-l'Olme is 385 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 24 km and Saint-Etienne at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ecotay-l'Olme, 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 Ecotay-l'Olme in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


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Map of places to visit near Ecotay-l'Olme

Markets in and near Ecotay-l'Olme

  • Montbrison: market Saturday (3km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (16km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (17km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau: market Friday (19km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (22km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (22km)

More information about Ecotay-l'Olme, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Ecotay-l'Olme, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ecotay-l'Olme.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (22km)
  • Ambert (24km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (23km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (17km)
  • Bois Noirs (32km)
  • Perdrix Crest (47km)
  • Oeillon Crest (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (43km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ecotay-l'Olme

Canton: Montbrison

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42600

Distance to Ecotay-l'Olme

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 385 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 330 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 435 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ecotay-l'Olme from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bard, Chatelneuf, Chazelles-sur-Lavieu, Essertines-en-Chatelneuf, Lavieu, Lezigneux, Montbrison, Saint-Georges-Haute-Ville, Saint-Thomas-la-Garde, Savigneux and Verrieres-en-Forez.

This page in French: Visiter Ecotay-l'Olme