Montmelard is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Saone-et-Loire as some of the city’s most popular attractions are close. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s list is the fabulous Cluny Abbey and the ever-popular Solutre Rocks. And don’t miss the Domaine du Chalet Pouilly and the Chateau des Correaux.
Visitors to Saone-et-Loire should go and see the Couvent des Cordeliers de Charlieu in Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu, the Sanctuaires of Paray-le-Monial in Paray-le-Monial and the Abbaye Saint-Fortune de Charlieu in Charlieu. Those who enjoy visiting sacred places should visit the Basilique du Sacre-Coeur in Paray-le-Monial.
If you’re a sports lover, you might enjoy seeing local legends, the Chorale Roanne Basket, take to the field in nearby Halle Des Sports Andre Vacheresse, Roanne. On weekends the area around the stadium becomes a sea of blue and white, as basketball fans join together to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
To really get to know Montmelard, consider booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Take your pick from the Comfort Hotel Paray-le-Monial, the Hotel Des Grands Vins, Fleurie, or the Grand Hotel de la Basilique, Paray-le-Monial.