Givors tourism and travel guide

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Visit Givors: highlights and tourist information

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Givors 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 20 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Givors is 407 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vienne (town) at 10 km and Pelussin at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Givors, 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 Givors in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Givors

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)

More information about Givors, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Givors, France

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

Aquarium

  • 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

Geographical Information

Commune: Givors

Canton: Givors

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-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