Poule-les-Echarmeaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poule-les-Echarmeaux: highlights and tourist information

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Poule-les-Echarmeaux 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: Poule-les-Echarmeaux is 340 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleville at 23 km and Oingt at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poule-les-Echarmeaux, 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 Poule-les-Echarmeaux 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 Poule-les-Echarmeaux

Markets in and near Poule-les-Echarmeaux

  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (11km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (12km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (25km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Poule-les-Echarmeaux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (26km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (22km)
  • Trevoux (34km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (22km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (30km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (31km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (35km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (41km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (52km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (52km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (12km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (21km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (28km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (29km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (48km)
  • 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 (26km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (52km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (53km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (56km)
  • Seille (Saône) (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (33km)
  • Vonnas (42km)
  • Ecully (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (45km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poule-les-Echarmeaux

Canton: Lamure-sur-Azergues

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69870

Distance to Poule-les-Echarmeaux

from Lyon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 340 km

from Calais: 567 km

from Nice: 351 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 367 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Poule-les-Echarmeaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azolette, Belleroche, Chenelette, Claveisolles, Propieres, Ranchal and Vernay.

This page in French: Visiter Poule-les-Echarmeaux