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Bourg-de-Thizy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bourg-de-Thizy in Rhone

Photo is of Oingt at 24 km from Bourg-de-Thizy

Visit Bourg-de-Thizy: highlights and tourist information

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Bourg-de-Thizy is situated in the Rhone department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Oingt at 24 km and Theize at 26 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bourg-de-Thizy, 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 Bourg-de-Thizy in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Oingt guide
Theize

Theize

at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour...

See Theize guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bagnols guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
 
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Anse

Anse

at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Anse guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 34 km (direction south-east)

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

See Eveux guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Belleville guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 38 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

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

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 48 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 48 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Macon

Macon

at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 52 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide

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Map of places to visit near Bourg-de-Thizy

 
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Markets in and near Bourg-de-Thizy

  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (7km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (19km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (26km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Bourg-de-Thizy, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (52km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (43km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (17km)
  • Trevoux (38km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (17km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (35km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (46km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (47km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (47km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (50km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (51km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (52km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (22km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (30km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (31km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (33km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (36km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (51km)
  • Parc de Gerland (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (43km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (52km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (47km)
  • Macon (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (39km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (51km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bourg-de-Thizy is in the eastern-center of France at 52 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Bourg-de-Thizy is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourg-de-Thizy

Canton: Thizy

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69240

Distance to Bourg-de-Thizy

from Lyon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 575 km

from Nice: 349 km

from Bordeaux: 403 km

from Strasbourg: 384 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bourg-de-Thizy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Combre, Cublize, La Chapelle-de-Mardore, La Gresle, Mardore, Marnand, Montagny, Pont-Trambouze, Saint-Jean-la-Bussiere, Saint-Victor-sur-Rhins and Thizy.

This page in French: Visiter Bourg-de-Thizy

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