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Saint-Paul-en-Jarez tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pelussin at 11 km from Saint-Paul-en-Jarez

Visit Saint-Paul-en-Jarez: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Paul-en-Jarez is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pelussin at 11 km and Saint-Etienne at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Paul-en-Jarez, 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-Paul-en-Jarez in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Pelussin

Pelussin

at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pelussin guide
Saint-Etienne

Saint-Etienne

at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Etienne guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the...

See Malleval guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 24 km (direction east), in the Isere department

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in...

See Vienne (town) guide
 
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Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction south-west)

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

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the...

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops...

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century...

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Rhone department

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La...

See Eveux guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

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

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a...

See Palais Ideal guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to...

See Bagnols guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

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

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

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide
Tain-l'Hermitage

Tain-l'Hermitage

at 50 km (direction south-south-east), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide
Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 60 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Paul-en-Jarez

 
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Markets in and near Saint-Paul-en-Jarez

  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (3km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Chamond: market Tuesday & Thursday (5km)
  • La Talaudiere: market Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Etienne: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (15km)
  • Maclas: market Thursday (16km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (17km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (19km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Paul-en-Jarez, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (33km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (19km)
  • Saint-Galmier (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (10km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (36km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (37km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (10km)
  • Perdrix Crest (11km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (40km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (32km)
  • Ecully (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (8km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (30km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (39km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Paul-en-Jarez is in the eastern-center of France at 16 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Saint-Paul-en-Jarez is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Paul-en-Jarez

Canton: Grand-Croix

Arrondissement: Saint-Étienne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42740

Distance to Saint-Paul-en-Jarez

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 641 km

from Nice: 291 km

from Bordeaux: 410 km

from Strasbourg: 420 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cellieu, Chagnon, Doizieux, Farnay, La Grand-Croix, La Terrasse-sur-Dorlay, Lorette, Rive-de-Gier and Saint-Chamond.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Paul-en-Jarez

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