Pralong tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pralong: highlights and tourist information

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Pralong 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 38 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Pralong is 377 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 26 km and Olliergues at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pralong, 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 Pralong 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 Pralong

Markets in and near Pralong

  • Montbrison: market Saturday (7km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (9km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (16km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (21km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (24km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Pralong, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pralong, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (24km)
  • Ambert (26km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (21km)
  • Bois Noirs (34km)
  • Perdrix Crest (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (45km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pralong

Canton: Boën

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42600

Distance to Pralong

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 609 km

from Nice: 336 km

from Bordeaux: 372 km

from Strasbourg: 429 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalain-d'Uzore, Champdieu, Chatelneuf, Essertines-en-Chatelneuf, Marcilly-le-Chatel, Marcoux, Montverdun and Saint-Paul-d'Uzore.

This page in French: Visiter Pralong