Saint-Thomas-la-Garde tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Thomas-la-Garde: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Thomas-la-Garde 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 28 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Saint-Thomas-la-Garde is 388 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ambert at 26 km and Saint-Etienne at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Thomas-la-Garde, 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-Thomas-la-Garde 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-Thomas-la-Garde

Markets in and near Saint-Thomas-la-Garde

  • Montbrison: market Saturday (5km)
  • Sury-le-Comtal: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (15km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (15km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau: market Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (19km)
  • Boen: market Thursday (20km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Saint-Thomas-la-Garde, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Thomas-la-Garde, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Galmier (19km)
  • Ambert (26km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (30km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l’écomusée (22km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col des Pradeaux (19km)
  • Bois Noirs (35km)
  • Perdrix Crest (43km)
  • Oeillon Crest (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (39km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Thomas-la-Garde

Canton: Montbrison

Arrondissement: Montbrison

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42600

Distance to Saint-Thomas-la-Garde

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 388 km

from Calais: 621 km

from Nice: 326 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 435 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Thomas-la-Garde from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bard, Ecotay-l'Olme, Grezieux-le-Fromental, Lavieu, Lezigneux, Margerie-Chantagret, Montbrison, Precieux, Saint-Georges-Haute-Ville, Saint-Romain-le-Puy and Savigneux.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Thomas-la-Garde