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Montagny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montagny in Loire

Photo is of Semur-en-Brionnais at 28 km from Montagny

Visit Montagny: highlights and tourist information

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Montagny is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Brionnais at 28 km and Oingt at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montagny, 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 Montagny in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest villages...

See Oingt guide
Theize

Theize

at 31 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the...

See Theize guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 31 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to...

See Bagnols guide
 
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Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide
Anse

Anse

at 39 km (direction east), in the Rhone department

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains that hint at...

See Anse guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 40 km (direction east), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites...

See Belleville guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 43 km (direction east), in the Ain department

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical monuments paying...

See Trevoux guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque style...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting make...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Lapalisse

Lapalisse

at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Allier department

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal decorations and its...

See Lapalisse guide
Macon

Macon

at 55 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide

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Map of places to visit near Montagny

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Markets in and near Montagny

  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (10km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (20km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (24km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Montagny, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (56km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (15km)
  • Trevoux (43km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (15km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (34km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (38km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (49km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (51km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (53km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (24km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (33km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (35km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (36km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (42km)
 
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Geography and distances

Montagny is in the eastern-center of France at 68 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Montagny is 344 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montagny

Canton: Perreux

Arrondissement: Roanne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42840

Distance to Montagny

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 344 km

from Calais: 574 km

from Nice: 352 km

from Bordeaux: 398 km

from Strasbourg: 388 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-de-Thizy, Combre, Coutouvre, La Gresle, Pradines, Regny and Saint-Victor-sur-Rhins.

This page in French: Visiter Montagny

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