Gumieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gumieres: highlights and tourist information

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Gumieres 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 33 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Gumieres is 390 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 19 km and Olliergues at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gumieres, 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 Gumieres in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Gumieres

Markets in and near Gumieres

  • Montbrison: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau: market Friday (13km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Usson-en-Forez: market Sunday (16km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Pal-de-Chalencon: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (23km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Gumieres, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Gumieres, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Gumieres.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Ambert (19km)
  • Saint-Galmier (27km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (38km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (16km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (11km)
  • Bois Noirs (27km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gumieres

Canton: Saint-Jean-Soleymieux

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 42560

Distance to Gumieres

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 390 km

from Calais: 623 km

from Nice: 330 km

from Bordeaux: 366 km

from Strasbourg: 443 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chazelles-sur-Lavieu, Lavieu, Lezigneux, Marols, Saint-Antheme, Saint-Clement-de-Valorgue, Saint-Jean-Soleymieux, Soleymieux and Verrieres-en-Forez.

This page in French: Visiter Gumieres