La Tour-de-Salvagny tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Tour-de-Salvagny: highlights and tourist information

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La Tour-de-Salvagny 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 12 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: La Tour-de-Salvagny is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 7 km and Lyon Old Town at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Tour-de-Salvagny, 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 La Tour-de-Salvagny 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 La Tour-de-Salvagny

Markets in and near La Tour-de-Salvagny

  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (7km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (9km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (11km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (12km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (12km)
  • La Mulatiere: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Anse: market Friday (13km)

More information about La Tour-de-Salvagny, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Tour-de-Salvagny, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Tour-de-Salvagny.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (12km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (15km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (28km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (39km)
  • Saint-Galmier (40km)
  • Cremieu (43km)
  • Charlieu (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (11km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (12km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (11km)
  • Parc de Gerland (12km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (15km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (12km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (17km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (7km)
  • Chaponnay (27km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (45km)
  • Vonnas (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (11km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (12km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Tour-de-Salvagny

Canton: Arbresle

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69890

Distance to La Tour-de-Salvagny

from Lyon (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 609 km

from Nice: 309 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 384 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Tour-de-Salvagny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champagne-Au-Mont-d'Or, Charbonnieres-les-Bains, Civrieux-d'Azergues, Dardilly, Dommartin, Ecully, Fleurieux-sur-l'Arbresle, Lentilly, Limonest, Lissieu, Lozanne, Marcy-l'Etoile, Pollionnay, Sainte-Consorce and Tassin-la-Demi-Lune.

This page in French: Visiter La Tour-de-Salvagny