Les Cheres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Cheres: highlights and tourist information

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Les Cheres 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 16 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Les Cheres is 376 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Les Cheres, 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 Les Cheres in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Rhone

Map of places to visit near Les Cheres

Markets in and near Les Cheres

  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (3km)
  • Anse: market Friday (6km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (7km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (8km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (10km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (14km)

More information about Les Cheres, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Les Cheres, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (19km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (6km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (31km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (36km)
  • Cremieu (43km)
  • Saint-Galmier (47km)
  • Charlieu (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (16km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (16km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (8km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (15km)
  • Parc de Gerland (16km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (20km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (15km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (17km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (13km)
  • Chaponnay (32km)
  • Vonnas (41km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (15km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (19km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Cheres

Canton: Limonest

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69380

Distance to Les Cheres

from Lyon (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 602 km

from Nice: 314 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 376 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberieux, Anse, Charnay, Chasselay, Chazay-d'Azergues, Civrieux-d'Azergues, Dommartin, Lachassagne, Limonest, Lissieu, Lozanne, Lucenay, Marcilly-d'Azergues, Marcy, Morance, Poleymieux-Au-Mont-d'Or, Quincieux, Saint-Germain-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes and Trevoux.

This page in French: Visiter Les Cheres