Cremieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cremieu in Isere

Visit Cremieu: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also has an interesting historic centre

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Cremieu. For detailed visitor information see the Cremieu travel guide.

Cremieu is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 70 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Cremieu is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Cremieu include "recommended detour".

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon at 32 km and Lyon Presqu'ile at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cremieu, 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 Cremieu 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 Isere

Map of places to visit near Cremieu

Markets in and near Cremieu

Market days in Cremieu: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (6km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (18km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (18km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (19km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (19km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)

More information about Cremieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cremieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (44km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (50km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (32km)
  • Parc de Gerland (32km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (50km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (26km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (31km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (12km)
  • Morestel (18km)
  • Chaponnay (27km)
  • Ecully (37km)
  • Nances (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cremieu

Canton: Crémieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 38460

Distance to Cremieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 633 km

from Nice: 275 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 370 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoisin-Chatelans, Chozeau, Dizimieu, Leyrieu, Loyettes, Moras, Optevoz, Panossas, Pont-de-Cheruy, Saint-Hilaire-de-Brens, Saint-Romain-de-Jalionas, Tignieu-Jameyzieu, Trept, Vernas, Veyssilieu and Villemoirieu.

This page in French: Visiter Cremieu