Le Chambon-Feugerolles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Chambon-Feugerolles: highlights and tourist information

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Le Chambon-Feugerolles 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 7 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Le Chambon-Feugerolles is 413 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Le Chambon-Feugerolles

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)

More information about Le Chambon-Feugerolles, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Le Chambon-Feugerolles, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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