Givors tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vienne (town) at 10 km from Givors

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Givors 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 Givors in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vienne (town) at 10 km and Pelussin at 20 km.

Givors, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 10 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Vienne (town) guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the highlights when...

See Pelussin guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the Regional Natural...

See Malleval guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Eveux guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral and the...

See Saint-Etienne guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Anse guide


at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Bagnols guide


at 40 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide


at 40 km (direction east-north-east), in the Isere department

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

See Cremieu guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 41 km (direction south-east), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a fantastic creation...

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at 42 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Theize guide

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Markets in and near Givors

Market days in Givors: weekly market: Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday;

  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (0km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (9km)
  • Brignais: market Saturday (10km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (10km)
  • Feyzin: market Sunday (12km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (13km)
  • Pierre-Benite: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (14km)
  • Oullins: market Tuesday & Thursday (15km)

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Tourist attractions near Givors, France

What to do at Givors? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Givors.


  • Aquarium de Lyon (16km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (25km)
  • Saint-Galmier (35km)
  • Trevoux (40km)
  • Cremieu (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (19km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (20km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (23km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (23km)
  • Oeillon Crest (25km)
  • Perdrix Crest (27km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (28km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (14km)
  • Ecully (21km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (15km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (23km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (23km)

Geography and distances

Givors is in the eastern-center of France at 20 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Givors is 407 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Givors

Canton: Givors

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69700

Distance to Givors

from Lyon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 407 km

from Calais: 635 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 427 km

from Strasbourg: 403 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassagny, Chasse-sur-Rhone, Communay, Echalas, Grigny, Loire-sur-Rhone, Millery, Montagny, Saint-Romain-en-Gier, Serezin-du-Rhone, Seyssuel and Ternay.

This page in French: Visiter Givors