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Saint-Étienne

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loire

Geographical information

MunicipalitySaint-Étienne
Postcode42000
Tourism labels
Latitude45.4396950 (N 45° 26’ 23”)
Longitude4.3871779 (E 4° 23’ 14”)
AltitudeFrom 422m to 1117m
Surface area79.97 km²
Population174587 inhabitants
Density2183 inhabitants/km²
Insee code42218
IntercommunalityCA Saint Etienne Métropole
DepartmentLoire
RegionRhône Valley

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Priest-en-Jarez5.2 km (12 min)
Saint-Jean-Bonnefonds5.4 km (12 min)
Saint-Genest-Lerpt6.3 km (15 min)
L'Étrat6.7 km (14 min)
Villars6.7 km (15 min)
La Tour-en-Jarez7.2 km (16 min)
La Ricamarie7.9 km (15 min)
La Talaudière8 km (15 min)
Roche-la-Molière8.2 km (15 min)
Sorbiers9.5 km (19 min)
Planfoy11.2 km (17 min)
La Fouillouse11.3 km (17 min)
Le Chambon-Feugerolles11.6 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Museum of Modern Art.

Mine Museum.

Museum of Art and Industry.

Museum of Old Saint-Étienne.

Cité du Design.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

International Design Biennial in March.

Words and Music Festival in May.

Detailed information

Saint-Étienne International Design Biennial
The unmissable design eventFrom 9 march to 9 april 2017

Photos

The city view Guizay
The city view Guizay
See photo

Weather

Thursday 8 december
Min. 7°C - Max. 7°C
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Friday 9 december
Min. 5°C - Max. 5°C
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Saturday 10 december
Min. 5°C - Max. 5°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Regional Nature Reserve of Pilat.

Site Le Corbusier in Firminy.

Gorges of the Loire.

Salon du Jeu, modeling and new technologies in June, in Saint-Chamond.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Hot-air balloon flight in the Ardèche
Nature and the great outdoors169 € to 210 € Annonay (30 km)
Trapper evening in a Finnish cabin
Entertainment8 € Lapte (33 km)
Segway trip
Entertainment30 € Tence (37 km)
Guided tour of a Clog-maker’s Studio
Arts and Crafts5 € to 8 € Mazet-Saint-Voy (45 km)
Traditional Thai well-being massage
Well-being60 € Lyon (49 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Heritage tour in St Symphorien sur Coise
HikeEasy25 minPomeys (21 km)
La Croix de Chirol
HikeAthletic4h10Saint-Marcel-lès-Annonay (25 km)
Le lac du Ternay
HikeIntermediate2h05Saint-Marcel-lès-Annonay (26 km)
Circuit de randonnée F : Le Moulin du Pêcher
HikeIntermediate2h50Saint-Martin-en-Haut (28 km)
Randonnée Le Tour du Mont Chaud
HikeIntermediate2h35Savas (29 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels