Saint-Verand tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Verand: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Verand is situated in the Rhone department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the eastern-center of France at 30 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Verand is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oingt at 5 km and Bagnols at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Verand, 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-Verand 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 Rhone

Map of places to visit near Saint-Verand

Markets in and near Saint-Verand

  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (13km)
  • Anse: market Friday (14km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (15km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (19km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (21km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (25km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Saint-Verand, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Verand, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (31km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (45km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (19km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (32km)
  • Charlieu (38km)
  • Saint-Galmier (40km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (29km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (38km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (51km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (13km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (22km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (29km)
  • Parc de Gerland (30km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (37km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (30km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (34km)
  • Roche de Solutré (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (25km)
  • Chaponnay (45km)
  • Macon (48km)
  • Vonnas (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (19km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (30km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Verand

Canton: Bois-d'Oingt

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69620

Distance to Saint-Verand

from Lyon (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 593 km

from Nice: 328 km

from Bordeaux: 416 km

from Strasbourg: 383 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dareize, Dieme, Le Bois-d'Oingt, Le Breuil, Legny, Les Olmes, Letra, Moire, Oingt, Pontcharra-sur-Turdine, Saint-Clement-sur-Valsonne, Saint-Laurent-d'Oingt, Saint-Loup, Sainte-Paule, Sarcey and Ternand.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Verand