Chasselay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chasselay: highlights and tourist information

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Chasselay 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 14 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Chasselay is 378 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Trevoux at 8 km and Anse at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chasselay, 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 Chasselay 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 Chasselay

Markets in and near Chasselay

  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (4km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (6km)
  • Anse: market Friday (8km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (8km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (12km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (13km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)

More information about Chasselay, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chasselay, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (17km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (8km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (31km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (36km)
  • Cremieu (41km)
  • Saint-Galmier (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (14km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (10km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (12km)
  • Parc de Gerland (14km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (21km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (13km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (15km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (11km)
  • Chaponnay (30km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (41km)
  • Vonnas (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (13km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (19km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chasselay

Canton: Limonest

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69380

Distance to Chasselay

from Lyon (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 378 km

from Calais: 604 km

from Nice: 312 km

from Bordeaux: 433 km

from Strasbourg: 376 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albigny-sur-Saone, Chazay-d'Azergues, Civrieux-d'Azergues, Collonges-Au-Mont-d'Or, Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or, Curis-Au-Mont-d'Or, Dommartin, Genay, Les Cheres, Limonest, Lissieu, Lucenay, Marcilly-d'Azergues, Massieux, Morance, Neuville-sur-Saone, Parcieux, Poleymieux-Au-Mont-d'Or, Quincieux, Rochetaillee-sur-Saone, Saint-Germain-Au-Mont-d'Or and Saint-Romain-Au-Mont-d'Or.

This page in French: Visiter Chasselay