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Cheyssieu tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Malleval at 10 km from Cheyssieu

Visit Cheyssieu: highlights and tourist information

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Cheyssieu is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Malleval at 10 km and Vienne (town) at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cheyssieu, 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 Cheyssieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 10 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

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

See Malleval guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Vienne (town) guide


at 13 km (direction west), in the Loire department

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

See Pelussin guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 24 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a...

See Palais Ideal guide


at 35 km (direction west), in the Loire department

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

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 37 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 37 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 37 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez, now a 'most beautiful village in France' is unusual because...

See Sainte-Croix-en-Jarez guide


at 40 km (direction south), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local...

See Tain-l'Hermitage guide


at 40 km (direction south), in the Ardeche department

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction east-south-east)

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex,...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east), in the Drome department

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide


at 46 km (direction north-east)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in...

See Cremieu guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cheyssieu


Markets in and near Cheyssieu

  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (7km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (11km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (14km)
  • Maclas: market Thursday (14km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (16km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (19km)

More information about Cheyssieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cheyssieu, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (33km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (38km)
  • Saint-Galmier (45km)
  • Cremieu (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (36km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (37km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (19km)
  • Perdrix Crest (22km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (39km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (43km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (23km)
  • Ecully (39km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (24km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (39km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (41km)

Geography and distances

Cheyssieu is in the east of France at 74 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Cheyssieu is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cheyssieu

Canton: Roussillon

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38550

Distance to Cheyssieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 653 km

from Nice: 272 km

from Bordeaux: 430 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Assieu, Auberives-sur-Vareze, Chonas-l'Amballan, Clonas-sur-Vareze, Condrieu, La Chapelle-de-Surieu, Les Cotes-d'Arey, Les Roches-de-Condrieu, Reventin-Vaugris, Saint-Clair-du-Rhone, Saint-Maurice-l'Exil, Saint-Prim, Saint-Romain-de-Surieu and Vernioz.

This page in French: Visiter Cheyssieu

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