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Caluire-et-Cuire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Caluire-et-Cuire in Rhone

Photo is of Lyon Presqu'ile at 4 km from Caluire-et-Cuire

Visit Caluire-et-Cuire: highlights and tourist information

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Caluire-et-Cuire is situated in the Rhone department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Presqu'ile at 4 km and Lyon at 4 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Caluire-et-Cuire, 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 Caluire-et-Cuire in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 4 km (direction south)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 4 km (direction south)

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 4 km (direction south)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
 
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Eveux

Eveux

at 17 km (direction west)

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

See Eveux guide
Anse

Anse

at 18 km (direction north-west)

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

See Anse guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bagnols guide
Theize

Theize

at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Theize guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 25 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Dombes guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Oingt guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Perouges guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 31 km (direction south), in the Isere department

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

See Vienne (town) guide
Cremieu

Cremieu

at 33 km (direction east), in the Isere department

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

See Cremieu guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Belleville guide

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

Map of places to visit near Caluire-et-Cuire

 
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Markets in and near Caluire-et-Cuire

Market days in Caluire-et-Cuire: weekly market: Thursday & Saturday;

  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (4km)
  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (6km)
  • La Mulatiere: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (9km)
  • Bron: market Tuesday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (9km)
  • Miribel: market Thursday (9km)
  • Decines-Charpieu: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Oullins: market Tuesday & Thursday (10km)

More information about Caluire-et-Cuire, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Caluire-et-Cuire, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (9km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (17km)
  • Cremieu (33km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (35km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (37km)
  • Saint-Galmier (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (4km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (5km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (2km)
  • Parc de Gerland (4km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (20km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (3km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (7km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (6km)
  • Chaponnay (20km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (3km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (20km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (34km)
 
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Geography and distances

Caluire-et-Cuire is in the eastern-center of France at 4 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Caluire-et-Cuire is 388 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caluire-et-Cuire

Canton: Caluire-et-Cuire

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69300

Distance to Caluire-et-Cuire

from Lyon (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 388 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 302 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 379 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Caluire-et-Cuire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cailloux-sur-Fontaines, Champagne-Au-Mont-d'Or, Collonges-Au-Mont-d'Or, Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or, Ecully, Fontaines-Saint-Martin, Fontaines-sur-Saone, Limonest, Lyon, Rillieux-la-Pape, Rochetaillee-sur-Saone, Saint-Cyr-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Didier-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Romain-Au-Mont-d'Or, Sathonay-Camp, Sathonay-Village, Tassin-la-Demi-Lune, Vaulx-en-Velin and Villeurbanne.

This page in French: Visiter Caluire-et-Cuire

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