Chonas-l'Amballan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chonas-l'Amballan: highlights and tourist information

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Chonas-l'Amballan is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 77 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Chonas-l'Amballan is 421 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vienne (town) at 8 km and Malleval at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chonas-l'Amballan, 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 Chonas-l'Amballan 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 Chonas-l'Amballan

Markets in and near Chonas-l'Amballan

  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (4km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (8km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Maclas: market Thursday (15km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (17km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (19km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (20km)

More information about Chonas-l'Amballan, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chonas-l'Amballan, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chonas-l'Amballan.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (29km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (34km)
  • Saint-Galmier (42km)
  • Cremieu (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (32km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (33km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (18km)
  • Perdrix Crest (21km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (36km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (40km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (62km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (20km)
  • Ecully (35km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (21km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (35km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chonas-l'Amballan

Canton: Vienne-Sud

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38121

Distance to Chonas-l'Amballan

from Grenoble (prefecture): 77 km

from Paris: 421 km

from Calais: 648 km

from Nice: 275 km

from Bordeaux: 429 km

from Strasbourg: 412 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chonas-l'Amballan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ampuis, Auberives-sur-Vareze, Cheyssieu, Clonas-sur-Vareze, Condrieu, Les Cotes-d'Arey, Les Haies, Les Roches-de-Condrieu, Reventin-Vaugris, Saint-Alban-du-Rhone, Saint-Clair-du-Rhone, Saint-Cyr-sur-le-Rhone, Saint-Prim, Tupin-et-Semons, Verin and Vernioz.

This page in French: Visiter Chonas-l'Amballan