to enjoy

Questions of taste

Good tables to discover through the know-how of the MOF and artisans who realize with passions wonders that they are chocolatiers, pastry chefs, producers of herbal teas, honey, craft beers, spreads without palm oil, wines, lentils …. The culinary heritage is rich in our region, we will be happy to give you our good addresses.

be nature


On foot, by bike, on horseback, from the sky … discover our region from every angle. No less than 9 circuits near us; equestrian excursions for beginners or advanced riders; discovery flights in microlight, hot air balloons to see the plain and the Forez mountains, castles, hillsides, ponds. Do you prefer to breathe on a green or walk along the waterways while fishing ? The plain of Forez is delivered in 1001 ways.


Cultural visits

From the mining museum, modern and contemporary art, greens, art and industry hat, tie and textile, winemakers, school … through the built urfé , the convent of the Cordeliers, the castle of Essalois, the priory of Pommiers, the castle of vaugirard, Chalain d’Uzore … The Loire has a multitude of monuments and museums that reflect the richness of its history both human and industrial or religious

get out


Rock, soul, jazz, rap, classical, blues, world concerts; medieval festivals; markets, flea markets ; salons ; day D … there is always something going on in the Loire. Have a good time, sing, dance, haggle, exchange, meet, … in a word : live !


play & win !

You like to be entertained, tickle your luck in front of a slot machine, a poker table or following a horse race. We are to be a few kilometers from 2 racetracks (ST Galmier and Feurs) which will immerse you in the world of trotting and 2 casinos: Casino Joa de Montrond les Bains with its new space Arena dedicated to electronic games, virtual reality, giant screens … and the Casino de Saint-Galmier which combines entertainment with games and shows.



Give yourself a well-being break. A few kilometers away, enjoy the facilities of a dedicated 2,500 m² center for well-being and all the attentions that you can offer to your body! You also have the opportunity to perform slimming treatments, for digestive and metabolic disorders, rheumatology. The castle of the Perichons will be your base camp where you will rest after the care.

155 Chemin des Périchons
42110 Poncins

tel. 0970 190 425