Caluire-et-Cuire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Caluire-et-Cuire: highlights and tourist information

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Caluire-et-Cuire is situated in the Rhone department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the eastern-center of France at 4 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Caluire-et-Cuire is 388 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Caluire-et-Cuire

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

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 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)

Geography and distances

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