Chambost-Longessaigne tourism and travel guide

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Chambost-Longessaigne 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 Chambost-Longessaigne in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 20 km and Bagnols at 25 km.

Chambost-Longessaigne, France: places to visit and attractions

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at 20 km (direction east)

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

See Eveux guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Bagnols guide


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

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

See Oingt guide


at 27 km (direction north-east)

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

See Theize guide
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at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Anse guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 37 km (direction east)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 37 km (direction east)

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

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Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 37 km (direction east)

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

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

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

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 46 km (direction south-east), in the Loire department

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

See Pelussin guide


at 48 km (direction north-east)

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

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Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

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at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Loire department

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

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Markets in and near Chambost-Longessaigne

  • Feurs: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (15km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (15km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (18km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (21km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Chambost-Longessaigne, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (35km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (17km)
  • Saint-Galmier (21km)
  • Trevoux (37km)
  • Charlieu (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (36km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (45km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (31km)
  • Parc de Gerland (37km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (38km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (42km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (39km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (44km)
  • Perdrix Crest (46km)
  • Oeillon Crest (46km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (32km)
  • Chaponnay (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (18km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (30km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (38km)

Geography and distances

Chambost-Longessaigne is in the eastern-center of France at 37 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Chambost-Longessaigne is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chambost-Longessaigne

Canton: Saint-Laurent-de-Chamousset

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69770

Distance to Chambost-Longessaigne

from Lyon (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 605 km

from Nice: 325 km

from Bordeaux: 400 km

from Strasbourg: 404 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chambost-Longessaigne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cottance, Essertines-en-Donzy, Jas, Les Halles, Longessaigne, Montchal, Panissieres, Saint-Clement-les-Places, Saint-Martin-Lestra and Villecheneve.

This page in French: Visiter Chambost-Longessaigne


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