Violay is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Loire as some of the city’s star attractions are close. Matagrin Tower and the Chateau de Saint Marcel de Felines are amongst the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. If you have time, don’t miss the Sainte Marie de la Tourette and the Au Fil des Arbres.
Violay has a number of cultural attractions within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Stroll around and savor the quiet atmosphere of the Claude Bernard Museum in Blace. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Municipal Theatre of Roanne in Roanne.
If you love to play golf, head to the Lyon Salvagny Golf Club in La Tour-de-Salvagny. It's a perfect way to enjoy the fresh air.
Sports fans visiting Violay should head to Halle Des Sports Andre Vacheresse, Roanne to see the Chorale Roanne Basket taking on visiting rivals. On weekends the stadium overflows with blue and white, as local basketball lovers join together to cheer on their beloved team.
Finding somewhere convenient to stay close to Violay couldn’t be easier. Check out the rooms and rates at the Qualys-Hotel Lyon Nord, La Tour-de-Salvagny, the Premiere Classe Roanne - Perreux, or the Pavillon De La Rotonde, Charbonnieres-les-Bains.