Amberieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Amberieux: highlights and tourist information

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Amberieux 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 21 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Amberieux is 372 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Anse at 1 km and Trevoux at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Amberieux, 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 Amberieux 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 Amberieux

Markets in and near Amberieux

  • Anse: market Friday (2km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (5km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (6km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (6km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (10km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (17km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-Corcy: market Sunday (17km)

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Tourist attractions near Amberieux, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (23km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (41km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (4km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (28km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (39km)
  • Cremieu (46km)
  • Saint-Galmier (49km)
  • Charlieu (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (21km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (21km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (4km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (15km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (19km)
  • Parc de Gerland (21km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (44km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (53km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (19km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (21km)
  • Roche de Solutré (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (17km)
  • Chaponnay (37km)
  • Vonnas (38km)
  • Macon (42km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (19km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (22km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Amberieux

Canton: Anse

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69480

Distance to Amberieux

from Lyon (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 372 km

from Calais: 597 km

from Nice: 318 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 373 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anse, Charnay, Jassans-Riottier, Lachassagne, Les Cheres, Liergues, Limas, Lucenay, Marcy, Morance, Pommiers, Quincieux, Saint-Bernard, Saint-Didier-de-Formans, Saint-Germain-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes, Sainte-Euphemie and Trevoux.

This page in French: Visiter Amberieux