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Le Chambon-Feugerolles tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Etienne at 7 km from Le Chambon-Feugerolles

Visit Le Chambon-Feugerolles: highlights and tourist information

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Le Chambon-Feugerolles is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Etienne at 7 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Chambon-Feugerolles, 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 Le Chambon-Feugerolles in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Saint-Etienne

Saint-Etienne

at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Etienne guide
Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide
Pelussin

Pelussin

at 28 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are...

See Pelussin guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 31 km (direction east)

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages...

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Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne...

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Desaignes

Desaignes

at 47 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ardeche department

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights of your...

See Desaignes guide
Ambert

Ambert

at 49 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The quiet town of Ambert in the Natural Regional Park of Livradois-Forez...

See Ambert guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 50 km (direction west), in the Haute-Loire department

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 52 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide
Allegre

Allegre

at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to...

See Allegre guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

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

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Tain-l'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

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

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 57 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of...

See Lyon Old Town guide

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Map of places to visit near Le Chambon-Feugerolles

 
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Markets in and near Le Chambon-Feugerolles

Market days in Le Chambon-Feugerolles: weekly market: Monday & Friday;

  • Le Chambon-Feugerolles: market Monday & Friday (0km)
  • Firminy: market Thursday all day & Saturday (3km)
  • Roche-la-Moliere: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Unieux: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Saint-Just-Malmont: market Sunday & (7km)
  • Saint-Etienne: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday & Friday (8km)
  • Pont-Salomon: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Aurec-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Genest-Malifaux: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Didier-en-Velay: market Wednesday & Sunday (11km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Chambon-Feugerolles, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (53km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (22km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (28km)
  • Le Puy-en-Velay (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (48km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (56km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (30km)
  • Parc de Gerland (57km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (19km)
  • Oeillon Crest (22km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (40km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (26km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (45km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (59km)
 
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Geography and distances

Le Chambon-Feugerolles is in the eastern-center of France at 7 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Le Chambon-Feugerolles is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Chambon-Feugerolles

Canton: Chambon-Feugerolles

Arrondissement: Saint-Étienne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42500

Distance to Le Chambon-Feugerolles

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 644 km

from Nice: 300 km

from Bordeaux: 389 km

from Strasbourg: 439 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Le Chambon-Feugerolles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Firminy, Fraisses, La Ricamarie, Roche-la-Moliere, Saint-Ferreol-d'Auroure, Saint-Genest-Lerpt, Saint-Romain-les-Atheux and Unieux.

This page in French: Visiter Le Chambon-Feugerolles

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