Aveize tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Eveux at 19 km from Aveize

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Aveize 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 Aveize in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 19 km and Saint-Etienne at 28 km.

Aveize, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction north-east)

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

See Eveux guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral...

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Bagnols guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
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at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Theize guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Oingt guide


at 33 km (direction south-east), in the Loire department

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

See Pelussin guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Anse guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Vienne (town) guide


at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide


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

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

See Malleval guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because it...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide

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Map of places to visit near Aveize


Markets in and near Aveize

  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (16km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (17km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (17km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (19km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (21km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (21km)

More information about Aveize, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Aveize, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (27km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (6km)
  • Saint-Galmier (16km)
  • Trevoux (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (28km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (30km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (31km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (34km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (47km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (32km)
  • Oeillon Crest (34km)
  • Perdrix Crest (34km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (26km)
  • Chaponnay (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (12km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (17km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (31km)

Geography and distances

Aveize is in the eastern-center of France at 30 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Aveize is 388 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aveize

Canton: Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69610

Distance to Aveize

from Lyon (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 388 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 311 km

from Bordeaux: 406 km

from Strasbourg: 407 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Duerne, Grezieu-le-Marche, La Chapelle-sur-Coise, Les Halles, Montromant, Pomeys, Saint-Genis-l'Argentiere, Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise, Sainte-Foy-l'Argentiere and Souzy.

This page in French: Visiter Aveize


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