Anthon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Anthon: highlights and tourist information

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Anthon is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 80 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Anthon is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 10 km and Perouges at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Anthon, 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 Anthon 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 Anthon

Markets in and near Anthon

  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (5km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (9km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (11km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (15km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chassieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Decines-Charpieu: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (17km)

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Tourist attractions near Anthon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (29km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (25km)
  • Parc de Gerland (26km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (41km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (18km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (24km)
  • Oeillon Crest (62km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (10km)
  • Chaponnay (26km)
  • Morestel (27km)
  • Ecully (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (25km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Anthon

Canton: Pont-de-Chéruy

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38280

Distance to Anthon

from Grenoble (prefecture): 80 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 624 km

from Nice: 285 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 366 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balan, Chavanoz, Janneyrias, Loyettes, Pont-de-Cheruy, Saint-Jean-de-Niost, Saint-Maurice-de-Gourdans, Saint-Romain-de-Jalionas and Villette-d'Anthon.

This page in French: Visiter Anthon