La Chamba tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Chamba: highlights and tourist information

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La Chamba 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 61 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: La Chamba is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Olliergues at 13 km and Courpiere at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Chamba, 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 La Chamba 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 La Chamba

Markets in and near La Chamba

  • Noiretable: market Saturday (7km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Remy-sur-Durolle: market Sunday (19km)
  • Thiers: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (23km)
  • Montbrison: market Saturday (29km)
  • Lezoux: market Saturday (30km)
  • Puy-Guillaume: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Billom: market Monday (32km)

More information about La Chamba, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Chamba, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (20km)
  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Saint-Victor et Sainte-Couronne d'Ennezat (Ennezat) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (47km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (52km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (43km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (43km)
  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (26km)
  • Bois Noirs (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chamba

Canton: Noirétable

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42440

Distance to La Chamba

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 594 km

from Nice: 359 km

from Bordeaux: 354 km

from Strasbourg: 436 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chambonie, La Cote-en-Couzan, La Renaudie, Le Brugeron, Saint-Jean-la-Vetre and Saint-Priest-la-Vetre.

This page in French: Visiter La Chamba