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Cours-la-Ville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cours-la-Ville in Rhone

Photo is of Semur-en-Brionnais at 25 km from Cours-la-Ville

Visit Cours-la-Ville: highlights and tourist information

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Cours-la-Ville is situated in the Rhone department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

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

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!

Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the...

See Oingt guide
Theize

Theize

at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the...

See Theize guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to...

See Bagnols guide
 
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Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 32 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 33 km (direction east)

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a...

See Belleville guide
Anse

Anse

at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains...

See Anse guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 39 km (direction south-east)

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La Tourette Monastery...

See Eveux guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical...

See Trevoux guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in...

See Cluny guide
Macon

Macon

at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit...

See Macon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cours-la-Ville

 
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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)

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Tourist attractions near Cours-la-Ville, France

What to do at Cours-la-Ville? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Cours-la-Ville is in the eastern-center of France at 55 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Cours-la-Ville is 340 kilometres from Paris).

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

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