Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lyon Presqu'ile at 9 km from Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or

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Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or is situated in the Rhone department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Presqu'ile at 9 km and Lyon Old Town at 9 km.

Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or, France: places to visit and attractions

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Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 9 km (direction south)

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

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at 12 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide


at 13 km (direction north-west)

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains that hint at...

See Anse guide


at 16 km (direction west)

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

See Eveux guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bagnols guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Theize guide


at 22 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect for fishing and...

See Dombes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east), in the Ain department

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to...

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at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites...

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at 35 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also...

See Cremieu guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 36 km (direction south), in the Isere department

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

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Markets in and near Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or

  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (4km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (5km)
  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (8km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (9km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (10km)
  • Miribel: market Thursday (10km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (11km)
  • Decines-Charpieu: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • La Mulatiere: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)

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Tourist attractions near Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or, France

What to do at Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or.


  • Aquarium de Lyon (13km)

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 (12km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (33km)
  • Cremieu (35km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (37km)
  • Saint-Galmier (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (9km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (7km)
  • Parc de Gerland (9km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (16km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (26km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (8km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (9km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (9km)
  • Chaponnay (25km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (36km)
  • Vonnas (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (8km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (20km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (38km)

Geography and distances

Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or is in the eastern-center of France at 9 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or is 383 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or

Canton: Neuville-sur-Saône

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69270

Distance to Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or

from Lyon (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 383 km

from Calais: 609 km

from Nice: 306 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 376 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albigny-sur-Saone, Cailloux-sur-Fontaines, Caluire-et-Cuire, Champagne-Au-Mont-d'Or, Chasselay, Collonges-Au-Mont-d'Or, Curis-Au-Mont-d'Or, Dardilly, Fleurieu-sur-Saone, Fontaines-Saint-Martin, Fontaines-sur-Saone, Limonest, Montanay, Neuville-sur-Saone, Poleymieux-Au-Mont-d'Or, Rillieux-la-Pape, Rochetaillee-sur-Saone, Saint-Cyr-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Didier-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Germain-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Romain-Au-Mont-d'Or, Sathonay-Camp and Sathonay-Village.

This page in French: Visiter Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or