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Beaujeu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beaujeu in Rhone

Photo is of Belleville at 14 km from Beaujeu

Visit Beaujeu: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleville at 14 km and Solutre-Pouilly at 19 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Beaujeu, 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 Beaujeu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Belleville

Belleville

at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a...

See Belleville guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 19 km (direction north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south)

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

See Oingt guide
Theize

Theize

at 24 km (direction south)

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

See Theize guide
 
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Macon

Macon

at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 26 km (direction south)

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

See Bagnols guide
Anse

Anse

at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Anse guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 28 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France...

See Cluny guide
Dombes

Dombes

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

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

See Dombes guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 37 km (direction south)

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La...

See Eveux guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 44 km (direction north-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th...

See Cormatin guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 44 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Rhone

Map of places to visit near Beaujeu

 
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Markets in and near Beaujeu

Market days in Beaujeu: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (18km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (20km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (21km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (23km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (24km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (25km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Beaujeu, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (19km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (28km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (29km)
  • Charlieu (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (27km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (31km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (33km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (44km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (47km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (48km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (48km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (15km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (19km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (25km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (36km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (39km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (46km)
  • Parc de Gerland (48km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (19km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (47km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (47km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (49km)
  • Seille (Saône) (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (25km)
  • Vonnas (32km)
  • Ecully (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (45km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (47km)
 
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Geography and distances

Beaujeu is in the eastern-center of France at 48 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Beaujeu is 344 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaujeu

Canton: Beaujeu

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69430

Distance to Beaujeu

from Lyon (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 344 km

from Calais: 570 km

from Nice: 345 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 360 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avenas, Chiroubles, Lantignie, Les Ardillats, Marchampt, Quincie-en-Beaujolais, Regnie-Durette, Saint-Didier-sur-Beaujeu, Vauxrenard and Vernay.

This page in French: Visiter Beaujeu

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