Pommiers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pommiers: highlights and tourist information

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Pommiers 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 51 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Pommiers is 360 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Olliergues at 37 km and Ambert at 40 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pommiers, 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 Pommiers 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 Loire

Map of places to visit near Pommiers

Markets in and near Pommiers

  • Balbigny: market Monday (9km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (11km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Noiretable: market Saturday (23km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (24km)
  • Montbrison: market Saturday (25km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (33km)

More information about Pommiers, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pommiers, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (33km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (37km)
  • Charlieu (38km)
  • Ambert (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (38km)
  • Bois Noirs (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (42km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pommiers

Canton: Saint-Germain-Laval

Arrondissement: Roanne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42260

Distance to Pommiers

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 592 km

from Nice: 346 km

from Bordeaux: 379 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amions, Bussy-Albieux, Nollieux, Pinay, Saint-Georges-de-Baroille, Saint-Germain-Laval, Saint-Jodard, Saint-Julien-d'Oddes and Saint-Paul-de-Vezelin.

This page in French: Visiter Pommiers