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Verin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Verin in Loire

Photo is of Pelussin at 7 km from Verin

Visit Verin: highlights and tourist information

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Verin is situated in the Loire department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pelussin at 7 km and Malleval at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Verin, 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 Verin in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Pelussin

Pelussin

at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Pelussin guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 8 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Malleval guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 13 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it...

See Vienne (town) guide
Saint-Etienne

Saint-Etienne

at 28 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Etienne guide
 
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Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

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

See Palais Ideal guide
Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez

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

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

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

Lyon Old Town

at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th century,...

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Rhone department

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La Tourette Monastery designed...

See Eveux guide
Tournon-sur-Rhone

Tournon-sur-Rhone

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

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

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

Tain-l'Hermitage

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

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

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

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Cremieu

Cremieu

at 49 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also...

See Cremieu guide

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Map of places to visit near Verin

 
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Markets in and near Verin

  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (2km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Maclas: market Thursday (11km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (12km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (15km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (15km)
  • Saint-Chamond: market Tuesday & Thursday (19km)

Hotels near Verin

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Tourist attractions near Verin, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (31km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (31km)
  • Saint-Galmier (37km)
  • Cremieu (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (15km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (34km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (35km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (13km)
  • Perdrix Crest (16km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (37km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (24km)
  • Ecully (36km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (17km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (35km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (37km)
 
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Geography and distances

Verin is in the eastern-center of France at 28 kilometres from Saint-Etienne, the department capital (general information: Verin is 420 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Verin

Canton: Pélussin

Arrondissement: Saint-Étienne

Department: Loire

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 42410

Distance to Verin

from Saint-Etienne (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 420 km

from Calais: 648 km

from Nice: 278 km

from Bordeaux: 423 km

from Strasbourg: 416 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ampuis, Auberives-sur-Vareze, Chavanay, Chonas-l'Amballan, Chuyer, Clonas-sur-Vareze, Condrieu, La Chapelle-Villars, Les Haies, Les Roches-de-Condrieu, Longes, Saint-Alban-du-Rhone, Saint-Clair-du-Rhone, Saint-Michel-sur-Rhone, Saint-Prim and Tupin-et-Semons.

This page in French: Visiter Verin

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