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Saint-Jeures tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Le Puy-en-Velay at 26 km from Saint-Jeures

Visit Saint-Jeures: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jeures is situated in the Haute-Loire department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Puy-en-Velay at 26 km and Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jeures, 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-Jeures in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 26 km (direction west)

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide
Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because it...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide
Desaignes

Desaignes

at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardeche department

The ramparts, medieval gateways and village centre are the highlights...

See Desaignes guide
Arlempdes

Arlempdes

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-west)

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of...

See Arlempdes guide
 
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Allegre

Allegre

at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to...

See Allegre guide
Saint-Etienne

Saint-Etienne

at 41 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean...

See Saint-Etienne guide
Antraigues-sur-Volane

Antraigues-sur-Volane

at 43 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ardeche department

Antraigues-sur-Volane is a small medieval perched village, with most activity centred around...

See Antraigues-sur-Volane guide
Pradelles

Pradelles

Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-west)

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make...

See Pradelles guide
Meyras

Meyras

at 46 km (direction south), in the Ardeche department

Smaller than many of the Ardeche villages, you will see...

See Meyras guide
Thueyts

Thueyts

at 46 km (direction south), in the Ardeche department

Thueyts is more 'renovated' than many of the Ardeche 'villages...

See Thueyts guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 47 km (direction west-north-west)

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

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

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore and also...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Privas

Privas

at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Ardeche department

Privas is not a major destination but a visit is...

See Privas guide
Pelussin

Pelussin

at 52 km (direction north-east), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall...

See Pelussin guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Jeures

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Markets in and near Saint-Jeures

  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Lapte: market Sunday (10km)
  • Grazac: market Sunday (10km)
  • Fay-sur-Lignon: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Raucoules: market Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Julien-Chapteuil: market Monday (13km)
  • Montfaucon-en-Velay: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Front: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Maurice-de-Lignon: market Sunday (15km)

More information about Saint-Jeures, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jeures, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Monts d'Ardeche (42km)
  • Pilat (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (28km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (30km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (35km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (38km)
  • Perdrix Crest (43km)
  • Oeillon Crest (46km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Jeures is in the southern-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Le Puy-en-Velay, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jeures is 441 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jeures

Canton: Tence

Arrondissement: Yssingeaux

Department: Haute-Loire

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 43200

Distance to Saint-Jeures

from Le Puy-en-Velay (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 441 km

from Calais: 674 km

from Nice: 289 km

from Bordeaux: 377 km

from Strasbourg: 472 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jeures from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Araules, Chenereilles and Mazet-Saint-Voy.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jeures

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