Limas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Limas: highlights and tourist information

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Limas 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 26 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Limas is 366 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Anse at 4 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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Limas, 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 Limas 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 Limas

Markets in and near Limas

  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (4km)
  • Anse: market Friday (5km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (8km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (11km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (13km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (15km)
  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-Corcy: market Sunday (20km)

More information about Limas, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Limas, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (29km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (6km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (25km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (42km)
  • Charlieu (46km)
  • Cremieu (50km)
  • Saint-Galmier (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (26km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (3km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (10km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (24km)
  • Parc de Gerland (26km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (39km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (48km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (56km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (25km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (25km)
  • Roche de Solutré (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (23km)
  • Vonnas (35km)
  • Macon (37km)
  • Chaponnay (42km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (25km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (26km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Limas

Canton: Gleizé

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69400

Distance to Limas

from Lyon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 366 km

from Calais: 592 km

from Nice: 323 km

from Bordeaux: 431 km

from Strasbourg: 370 km

Getting here

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

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

This page in French: Visiter Limas