Leyrieu tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Cremieu at 4 km from Leyrieu

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Leyrieu is situated in the Isere 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 Leyrieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 4 km and Perouges at 17 km.

Leyrieu, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Cremieu

Cremieu

at 4 km (direction south)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also...

See Cremieu guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to...

See Perouges guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 32 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 32 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 32 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Belley

Belley

at 33 km (direction east), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit...

See Belley guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Dombes guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it...

See Vienne (town) guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 42 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
Anse

Anse

at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 49 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 50 km (direction west), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Theize

Theize

at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 55 km (direction north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide

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Markets in and near Leyrieu

  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (6km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (16km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (18km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (19km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (19km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (19km)

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Tourist attractions near Leyrieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (59km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (31km)
  • Parc de Gerland (32km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (49km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (25km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (30km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (28km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (9km)
  • Morestel (19km)
  • Chaponnay (29km)
  • Ecully (37km)
  • Nances (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (31km)
 
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Geography and distances

Leyrieu is in the east of France at 73 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Leyrieu is 408 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Leyrieu

Canton: Crémieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38460

Distance to Leyrieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 408 km

from Calais: 629 km

from Nice: 278 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 367 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoisin-Chatelans, Cremieu, Dizimieu, Hieres-sur-Amby, Loyettes, Optevoz, Pont-de-Cheruy, Saint-Romain-de-Jalionas, Tignieu-Jameyzieu, Vernas and Villemoirieu.

This page in French: Visiter Leyrieu

 
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