Saint-Christo-en-Jarez is a village located 20 km from Saint-Étienne and belonging to the Saint-Étienne Métropole together with another 53 towns and cities totalling about 400,000 inhabitants. The 1,919 Christodaires have shops and dynamic services clustered in the village centre, which has a strong focus on pedestrians. 
Saint-Christo-en-Jarez spans 2,177 hectares, 1,500 of which correspond to farmlands, with 30 agricultural holdings including 10 organic farms, some of which have direct distribution. Athletes make frequent use of its sports venues. Over 700 licence holders practise football, tennis, volleyball, table tennis, gymnastics, running, walking, judo and cycling. 
People from other parts of the metropolitan area come here to catch a breather in the picnic area and on the hiking and orienteering trails. 
Saint-Christo-en-Jarez and all its inhabitants are proud to host the Critérium du Dauphiné and are looking forward to seeing the riders and followers of the race.

Saint-Christo-en-Jarez © Ville de Saint-Christo-en-Jarez