Alix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Alix: highlights and tourist information

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Alix is situated in the Rhone department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the eastern-center of France at 22 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Alix is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnols at 4 km and Theize at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Alix, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Alix in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Alix

Markets in and near Alix

  • Anse: market Friday (5km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (6km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (11km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (12km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (12km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (15km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)

More information about Alix, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Alix, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alix.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (24km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (43km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (10km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (33km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (34km)
  • Saint-Galmier (44km)
  • Charlieu (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (22km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (22km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (46km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (55km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (5km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (18km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (21km)
  • Parc de Gerland (22km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (42km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (22km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (25km)
  • Roche de Solutré (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (18km)
  • Chaponnay (38km)
  • Vonnas (43km)
  • Macon (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (18km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (22km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Alix

Canton: Anse

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69380

Distance to Alix

from Lyon (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 597 km

from Nice: 321 km

from Bordeaux: 425 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Alix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anse, Bagnols, Charnay, Chatillon, Chazay-d'Azergues, Chessy, Civrieux-d'Azergues, Frontenas, Jarnioux, Lachassagne, Le Bois-d'Oingt, Le Breuil, Legny, Lozanne, Lucenay, Marcy, Moire, Morance, Oingt, Pommiers, Pouilly-le-Monial, Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes, Theize and Ville-sur-Jarnioux.

This page in French: Visiter Alix