Brussieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brussieu in Rhone

Photo is of Eveux at 11 km from Brussieu

Visit Brussieu: highlights and tourist information

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Brussieu 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 Brussieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 11 km and Bagnols at 20 km.

Brussieu, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction north-east)

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

See Eveux guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Bagnols guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Theize guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Oingt guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Anse guide


at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide


at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loire department

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

See Saint-Etienne guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

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

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

See Pelussin guide


at 43 km (direction south-south-east), in the Loire department

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

See Malleval guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Belleville guide

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Map of places to visit near Brussieu


Markets in and near Brussieu

  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (9km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (16km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (18km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (19km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Brignais: market Saturday (20km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (20km)
  • Oullins: market Tuesday & Thursday (22km)

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Tourist attractions near Brussieu, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (23km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (14km)
  • Saint-Galmier (24km)
  • Trevoux (29km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (24km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (25km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (25km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (26km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (27km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (33km)
  • Oeillon Crest (40km)
  • Perdrix Crest (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (20km)
  • Chaponnay (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (6km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (23km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (26km)

Geography and distances

Brussieu is in the eastern-center of France at 25 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Brussieu is 383 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brussieu

Canton: Saint-Laurent-de-Chamousset

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69690

Distance to Brussieu

from Lyon (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 383 km

from Calais: 611 km

from Nice: 314 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bessenay, Bibost, Brullioles, Courzieu, Montromant, Montrottier, Saint-Genis-l'Argentiere, Saint-Laurent-de-Chamousset, Sainte-Foy-l'Argentiere, Souzy and Yzeron.

This page in French: Visiter Brussieu