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Pouilly-sous-Charlieu tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Semur-en-Brionnais at 13 km from Pouilly-sous-Charlieu

Visit Pouilly-sous-Charlieu: highlights and tourist information

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Pouilly-sous-Charlieu is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Brionnais at 13 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pouilly-sous-Charlieu, 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 Pouilly-sous-Charlieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction ), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide


at 20 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
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the...

See Paray-le-Monial guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Allier department

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

See Lapalisse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Oingt guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the...

See Bagnols guide


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

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part...

See Chateldon guide


at 50 km (direction east), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a...

See Belleville guide


at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide


at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains...

See Anse guide


at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny...

See Cluny guide


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

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

See Eveux guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Loire

Map of places to visit near Pouilly-sous-Charlieu


Markets in and near Pouilly-sous-Charlieu

  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (15km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (17km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (19km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (34km)

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Tourist attractions near Pouilly-sous-Charlieu, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (1km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (13km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (26km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (28km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (47km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (50km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (21km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (22km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (22km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (24km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (55km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (58km)

Geography and distances

Pouilly-sous-Charlieu is in the eastern-center of France at 82 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Pouilly-sous-Charlieu is 329 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pouilly-sous-Charlieu

Canton: Charlieu

Arrondissement: Roanne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42720

Distance to Pouilly-sous-Charlieu

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 82 km

from Paris: 329 km

from Calais: 559 km

from Nice: 368 km

from Bordeaux: 393 km

from Strasbourg: 386 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pouilly-sous-Charlieu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Briennon, Charlieu, La Benisson-Dieu, Nandax, Saint-Hilaire-sous-Charlieu, Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu, Saint-Pierre-la-Noaille and Vougy.

This page in French: Visiter Pouilly-sous-Charlieu

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