Saint-Georges-en-Couzan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Georges-en-Couzan: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Georges-en-Couzan 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 46 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Saint-Georges-en-Couzan is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 22 km and Olliergues at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Georges-en-Couzan, 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 Saint-Georges-en-Couzan 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 Saint-Georges-en-Couzan

Markets in and near Saint-Georges-en-Couzan

  • Boen: market Thursday (7km)
  • Montbrison: market Saturday (15km)
  • Noiretable: market Saturday (18km)
  • Ambert: market Thursday (22km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (24km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (24km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Courpiere: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Saint-Georges-en-Couzan, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Georges-en-Couzan, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Georges-en-Couzan.

National Monuments

  • Aulteribe Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Ambert (22km)
  • Saint-Galmier (33km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (35km)
  • Parc du domaine royal de Randan (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (21km)
  • Bois Noirs (30km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Georges-en-Couzan

Canton: Saint-Georges-en-Couzan

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42990

Distance to Saint-Georges-en-Couzan

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 603 km

from Nice: 345 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 431 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Georges-en-Couzan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boen, Leigneux, Palogneux, Sail-sous-Couzan, Saint-Bonnet-le-Courreau, Saint-Just-en-Bas, Sauvain and Trelins.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Georges-en-Couzan