Things to do in Saint-Chamond

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Start with the Top Sights in Saint-Chamond

If you're in Saint-Chamond to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.


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Pilat Natural Regional Park

⭐️ 4.6 (9118)

Safari de Peaugres

⭐️ 4.5 (7434)

Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine

⭐️ 4.6 (6286)

Fresque des Lyonnais

⭐️ 4.6 (5107)

Château de Polignac

⭐️ 4.5 (1983)

Museum and site of Saint-Romain-en-Gal Vienne

⭐️ 4.5 (1760)

Volerie du Forez

⭐️ 4.7 (831)

Archeological Gardens of Cybele, Vienne

⭐️ 4.2 (673)

The island of delusions

⭐️ 3.9 (536)

Centre Nautique Roger Couderc

⭐️ 3.8 (374)

The top affordable restaurants in Saint-Chamond

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Saint-Chamond city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.

Pizza Cosy

⭐️ 4.6 (1085)

Price Range: $$

PizzAlif Saint-Chamond

⭐️ 4 (541)

Price Range: $

Blindcat Saint Chamond

⭐️ 4.6 (383)

Price Range: $$

L'Heure des Mets Saint chamond

⭐️ 4.5 (371)

Price Range: $$

Comptoir des mets

⭐️ 4.3 (331)

Price Range: $

La Grande Muraille

⭐️ 4.3 (260)

Price Range: $$

Restaurant Le Pont Nantin

⭐️ 4.5 (237)

Price Range: $$

Le phœnix

⭐️ 4.5 (232)

Price Range: $$

Le Viand'Art

⭐️ 4.7 (195)

Price Range: $$

Au Fil des Saisons

⭐️ 4.5 (178)

Price Range: $$

Snack Mevlana

⭐️ 4.6 (167)

Price Range: $

End your night in some of the best bars in Saint-Chamond

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Saint-Chamond, curated exclusively for you.

Le Barberousse Saint Etienne

⭐️ 4.3 (479)

Price Range: $$

La Bracierie

⭐️ 4.2 (459)

Blindcat Saint Chamond

⭐️ 4.6 (398)

Price Range: $$

L'Heure des Mets Saint chamond

⭐️ 4.5 (380)

Price Range: $$

Comptoir des mets

⭐️ 4.3 (348)

Price Range: $

Le phœnix

⭐️ 4.5 (235)

Price Range: $$

Le Richelieu

⭐️ 4.6 (198)

Price Range: $

Au Fil des Saisons

⭐️ 4.5 (180)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.1 (162)

L'Atelier Nova

⭐️ 4.1 (149)

Bar Pizzeria Paradiso la Valette

⭐️ 4.4 (111)

Pick from the best places to stay in Saint-Chamond

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Check out these bookable attractions in Saint-Chamond

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Saint-Chamond.

Admission to the Musée des Confluences

City Tram Tour

Vieux Lyon Walking Tour

Haunted Places and Ghost Stories Game

Lyon City Card

Pedicab Tour of Lyon

La Croix-Rousse District Tour

Lyon City Card

Historic Neighborhoods Walking Tour

Fourvière Hill and Roman Ruins Audio App Tour

Frequently asked questions:

  1. Explore the Arenes de Saint-Chamond: The Arenes de Saint-Chamond is a historical sandstone amphitheater dating back to the Roman era. It is situated in a picturesque setting, between a cliff and the River Loire, and its jagged walls form the perfect backdrop for taking some breathtaking pictures.
  2. Visit the Loire Wine Route: Saint-Chamond is surrounded by vineyards and wineries, making it an ideal spot to join a Loire Wine Route tour. As you explore the vineyards, you'll have the chance to taste some delicious wines, learn more about the art of winemaking, and take in the wonderful views this region has to offer.
  3. Explore the Chateaus of the Loire Valley: Saint-Chamond is just a short drive away from some of the most grandiose chateaus of the Loire Valley. Spend a day exploring the lavishly decorated interiors and and breathtaking gardens of these majestic structures and discover the incredible craftsmanship of the local architects and artisans.

The best time to visit Saint-Chamond is during the months of April through October when the weather is warm and sunny. During these months, visitors have the opportunity to explore beautiful landscapes, parks, and gardens in the city while also taking part in exciting cultural events and activities. The spring and summer months are particularly nice, offering a range of outdoor activities including festivals, street performers and concerts.

Saint-Chamond is the perfect destination for a few days away from your everyday routine. With a host of activities on offer, you could easily spend two-three days exploring this charming city. Whether you are seeking relaxation, adventure or a unique cultural experience, Saint-Chamond caters for all kinds. Take a stroll through the city centre, where you can take in the sights and sounds of the bustling streets, or take a leisurely bike ride through the scenic countryside. Experience the local culture through the many galleries and festivals, and indulge in the delicious regional French cuisines. Saint-Chamond offers something for everyone and is an ideal destination for a few days away.

Traveling around Saint-Chamond is easy and convenient. Public transport such as buses, trams and metro networks offer efficient journeys, while travelers can also opt to rent a bicycle or take a bike taxi. To explore the city, walking is an excellent option and many of the attractions are within walking distance. For those looking for a more luxurious way to get around, taxis are readily available.

Saint-Chamond is ideal for visiting with kids. There are plenty of fun activities for everyone of all ages. Kids can explore the beautiful Château de Saint-Chamond, go on exciting and educational boat trips through the Rhône and Loire rivers, or explore the wonderful animal parks that the city has to offer. In addition, kids can also enjoy the various museums and zoos as well as the large variety of nearby parks and lakes.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Saint-Chamond. To start off we'd have to mention Blindcat Saint Chamond, Café des sports - Chez Guy, "Le Gai Soleil" Bar-Tabac. Check out our page on the best bars in Saint-Chamond.

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