Amberieux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Anse at 1 km from Amberieux

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Amberieux is situated in the Rhone department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Amberieux in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Anse at 1 km and Trevoux at 4 km.

Amberieux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Anse

Anse

at 1 km (direction west-north-west)

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains that hint at...

See Anse guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 4 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical monuments paying...

See Trevoux guide
Theize

Theize

at 9 km (direction west)

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the...

See Theize guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 10 km (direction west)

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to...

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Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west)

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest villages...

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Eveux

Eveux

at 15 km (direction south-west)

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La Tourette Monastery designed...

See Eveux guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 20 km (direction south-west)

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites...

See Belleville guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century architecture and...

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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th century,...

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Lyon

Lyon

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops and restaurants...

See Lyon guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect for fishing and...

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Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction east), in the Ain department

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to...

See Perouges guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 41 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

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Macon

Macon

at 43 km (direction north-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

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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

What to do at Amberieux? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Amberieux is in the eastern-center of France at 21 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Amberieux is 372 kilometres from Paris).

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

 
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