Gleize tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gleize: highlights and tourist information

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Gleize 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 28 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Gleize is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Anse at 6 km and Trevoux at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gleize, 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 Gleize 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 Gleize

Markets in and near Gleize

  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (4km)
  • Anse: market Friday (7km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (9km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (12km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (13km)
  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (17km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near Gleize, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (31km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (8km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (24km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (44km)
  • Charlieu (45km)
  • Cremieu (52km)
  • Saint-Galmier (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (28km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (28km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (45km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (5km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (8km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (26km)
  • Parc de Gerland (28km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (38km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (46km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (54km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (27km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (27km)
  • Roche de Solutré (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (25km)
  • Vonnas (34km)
  • Macon (36km)
  • Chaponnay (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (27km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gleize

Canton: Gleizé

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69400

Distance to Gleize

from Lyon (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 590 km

from Nice: 325 km

from Bordeaux: 431 km

from Strasbourg: 369 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arnas, Beauregard, Blace, Cogny, Denice, Fareins, Frans, Jarnioux, Jassans-Riottier, Lacenas, Liergues, Limas, Pommiers, Pouilly-le-Monial, Saint-Bernard, Saint-Didier-de-Formans, Saint-Julien and Villefranche-sur-Saone.

This page in French: Visiter Gleize