Charvieu-Chavagneux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Charvieu-Chavagneux: highlights and tourist information

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Charvieu-Chavagneux is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 75 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Charvieu-Chavagneux is 406 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 7 km and Perouges at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Charvieu-Chavagneux, 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 Charvieu-Chavagneux in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Charvieu-Chavagneux

Markets in and near Charvieu-Chavagneux

  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (2km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (12km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (12km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (14km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (15km)
  • Chassieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (15km)

More information about Charvieu-Chavagneux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Charvieu-Chavagneux, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Charvieu-Chavagneux.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (27km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (59km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (24km)
  • Parc de Gerland (25km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (43km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (19km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (23km)
  • Oeillon Crest (58km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (14km)
  • Chaponnay (21km)
  • Morestel (25km)
  • Ecully (30km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (24km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (44km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Charvieu-Chavagneux

Canton: Pont-de-Chéruy

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38230

Distance to Charvieu-Chavagneux

from Grenoble (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 406 km

from Calais: 629 km

from Nice: 281 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Charvieu-Chavagneux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavanoz, Chozeau, Colombier-Saugnieu, Janneyrias, Loyettes, Pont-de-Cheruy, Saint-Romain-de-Jalionas, Satolas-et-Bonce, Tignieu-Jameyzieu and Villemoirieu.

This page in French: Visiter Charvieu-Chavagneux