Grandris tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Oingt at 13 km from Grandris

Visit Grandris: highlights and tourist information

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Grandris 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 Grandris in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Oingt at 13 km and Theize at 16 km.

Grandris, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction south-east)

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

See Oingt guide
Theize

Theize

at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Theize guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 17 km (direction south-east)

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

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Anse

Anse

at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Belleville

Belleville

at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Trevoux

Trevoux

at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Eveux guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the village that...

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Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the Chateau de...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Macon

Macon

at 41 km (direction north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to nearby Lamartine's...

See Macon guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 41 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

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Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 42 km (direction south-east)

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

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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 42 km (direction south-east)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 42 km (direction south-east)

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

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Markets in and near Grandris

  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (14km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (21km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Anse: market Friday (22km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (23km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (23km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Grandris, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (44km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (35km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (26km)
  • Charlieu (27km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (38km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (27km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (39km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (42km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (42km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (44km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (48km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (20km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (20km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (23km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (39km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (41km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (41km)
  • Parc de Gerland (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (35km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (42km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (38km)
  • Macon (40km)
  • Vonnas (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (33km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (41km)
 
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Geography and distances

Grandris is in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Grandris is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandris

Canton: Lamure-sur-Azergues

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69870

Distance to Grandris

from Lyon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 579 km

from Nice: 340 km

from Bordeaux: 416 km

from Strasbourg: 376 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chambost-Allieres, Chamelet, Lamure-sur-Azergues, Meaux-la-Montagne, Saint-Bonnet-le-Troncy, Saint-Just-d'Avray and Saint-Nizier-d'Azergues.

This page in French: Visiter Grandris