Grammond tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grammond in Loire

Photo is of Saint-Etienne at 15 km from Grammond

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Grammond 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 Grammond in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Etienne at 15 km and Pelussin at 25 km.

Grammond, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pelussin guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Malleval guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 34 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it one of...

See Vienne (town) guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Bagnols guide


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

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

See Theize guide


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

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

See Oingt guide


at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide


at 49 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide

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Map of places to visit near Grammond


Markets in and near Grammond

  • La Talaudiere: market Tuesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (10km)
  • Saint-Chamond: market Tuesday & Thursday (11km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (12km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Etienne: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday & Friday (13km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (17km)

More information about Grammond, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Grammond, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (8km)
  • Saint-Galmier (10km)
  • Trevoux (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (38km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (40km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (43km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (23km)
  • Oeillon Crest (23km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (41km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (35km)
  • Chaponnay (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (11km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (24km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (40km)

Geography and distances

Grammond is in the eastern-center of France at 15 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Grammond is 399 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grammond

Canton: Chazelles-sur-Lyon

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42140

Distance to Grammond

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 399 km

from Calais: 629 km

from Nice: 305 km

from Bordeaux: 401 km

from Strasbourg: 419 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aveizieux, Chatelus, Chevrieres, Coise, Fontanes, La Gimond, Larajasse, Marcenod, Saint-Christo-en-Jarez, Saint-Heand and Valfleury.

This page in French: Visiter Grammond