Tartaras tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tartaras: highlights and tourist information

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Tartaras 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 25 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Tartaras is 407 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pelussin at 15 km and Vienne (town) at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tartaras, 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 Tartaras 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 Tartaras

Markets in and near Tartaras

  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (7km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (9km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Chamond: market Tuesday & Thursday (15km)
  • Brignais: market Saturday (15km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (16km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (18km)

More information about Tartaras, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Tartaras, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (22km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (19km)
  • Saint-Galmier (28km)
  • Trevoux (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (19km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (26km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (27km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (29km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (18km)
  • Perdrix Crest (20km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (30km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (22km)
  • Ecully (26km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (6km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (23km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tartaras

Canton: Rive-de-Gier

Arrondissement: Saint-Étienne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 42800

Distance to Tartaras

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 407 km

from Calais: 635 km

from Nice: 291 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 410 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Tartaras from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassagny, Chateauneuf, Dargoire, Echalas, Longes, Rive-de-Gier, Saint-Andeol-le-Chateau, Saint-Didier-sous-Riverie, Saint-Jean-de-Touslas, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Martin-la-Plaine, Saint-Maurice-sur-Dargoire, Saint-Romain-en-Gier and Treves.

This page in French: Visiter Tartaras