Artas tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Cremieu at 22 km from Artas

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Artas is situated in the Isere 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 Artas in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 22 km and Vienne (town) at 22 km.

Artas, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Cremieu

Cremieu

at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also...

See Cremieu guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 22 km (direction west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it...

See Vienne (town) guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a...

See Palais Ideal guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 35 km (direction north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 35 km (direction north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 35 km (direction north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the...

See Malleval guide
Pelussin

Pelussin

at 40 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the...

See Pelussin guide
Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south)

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex,...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south), in the Ain department

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

See Perouges guide
Belley

Belley

at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit...

See Belley guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
Anse

Anse

at 56 km (direction north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide

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Markets in and near Artas

  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (4km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (21km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (23km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Artas, France

What to do at Artas? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Artas.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (34km)

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) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (35km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (36km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (35km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (36km)
  • Oeillon Crest (46km)
  • Mont Jalla (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (21km)
  • Morestel (28km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (34km)
  • Ecully (40km)
  • Saint-Gervais (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (36km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

Artas is in the east of France at 59 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Artas is 426 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Artas

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Bournay

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38440

Distance to Artas

from Grenoble (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 426 km

from Calais: 650 km

from Nice: 263 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 391 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charantonnay, Chatonnay, Chezeneuve, Crachier, Diemoz, Four, Meyrieu-les-Etangs, Roche, Royas, Saint-Jean-de-Bournay and Sainte-Anne-sur-Gervonde.

This page in French: Visiter Artas

 
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