Mardore tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mardore: highlights and tourist information

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Mardore is situated in the Rhone department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the eastern-center of France at 52 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Mardore is 344 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oingt at 23 km and Theize at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mardore, 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 Mardore 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 Rhone

Map of places to visit near Mardore

Markets in and near Mardore

  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (4km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (15km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (21km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (30km)

More information about Mardore, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Mardore, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (53km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (39km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (16km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (33km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (41km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (42km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (45km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (45km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (52km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (18km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (27km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (30km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (31km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (33km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (51km)
  • Parc de Gerland (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (39km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (45km)
  • Ecully (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (41km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mardore

Canton: Thizy

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69240

Distance to Mardore

from Lyon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 344 km

from Calais: 573 km

from Nice: 350 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 380 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-de-Thizy, Combre, Cours-la-Ville, Cublize, La Chapelle-de-Mardore, La Gresle, Le Cergne, Marnand, Pont-Trambouze, Saint-Vincent-de-Reins, Sevelinges, Thel and Thizy.

This page in French: Visiter Mardore