Cours-la-Ville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cours-la-Ville: highlights and tourist information

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Cours-la-Ville 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 55 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Cours-la-Ville is 340 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Brionnais at 25 km and Oingt at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cours-la-Ville, 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 Cours-la-Ville 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 Cours-la-Ville

Markets in and near Cours-la-Ville

Market days in Cours-la-Ville: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday & Monday;

  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (0km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (11km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (29km)

More information about Cours-la-Ville, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cours-la-Ville, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (56km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (38km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (13km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (29km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (39km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (41km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (42km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (43km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (48km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (55km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (15km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (27km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (29km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (31km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (33km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (54km)
  • Parc de Gerland (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (38km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (45km)
  • Ecully (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (44km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cours-la-Ville

Canton: Thizy

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69470

Distance to Cours-la-Ville

from Lyon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 340 km

from Calais: 569 km

from Nice: 353 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cours-la-Ville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arcinges, Cuinzier, La Chapelle-de-Mardore, La Gresle, Le Cergne, Mardore, Pont-Trambouze, Saint-Vincent-de-Reins, Sevelinges and Thel.

This page in French: Visiter Cours-la-Ville