Limonest tourism and travel guide

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Visit Limonest: highlights and tourist information

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Limonest 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 10 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Limonest is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Presqu'ile at 10 km and Lyon Old Town at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Limonest, 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 Limonest 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 Limonest

Markets in and near Limonest

  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (6km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (7km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (9km)
  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Anse: market Friday (12km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (12km)
  • La Mulatiere: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)

More information about Limonest, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Limonest, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (13km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (12km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (33km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (35km)
  • Cremieu (39km)
  • Saint-Galmier (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (10km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (9km)
  • Parc de Gerland (10km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (14km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (26km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (10km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (13km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (7km)
  • Chaponnay (26km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (40km)
  • Vonnas (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (9km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (16km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Limonest

Canton: Limonest

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69760

Distance to Limonest

from Lyon (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 608 km

from Nice: 308 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 379 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albigny-sur-Saone, Caluire-et-Cuire, Champagne-Au-Mont-d'Or, Chasselay, Chazay-d'Azergues, Civrieux-d'Azergues, Collonges-Au-Mont-d'Or, Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or, Curis-Au-Mont-d'Or, Dardilly, Dommartin, Fleurieu-sur-Saone, Fontaines-sur-Saone, La Tour-de-Salvagny, Les Cheres, Lissieu, Marcilly-d'Azergues, Neuville-sur-Saone, Poleymieux-Au-Mont-d'Or, Rochetaillee-sur-Saone, Saint-Cyr-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Didier-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Germain-Au-Mont-d'Or and Saint-Romain-Au-Mont-d'Or.

This page in French: Visiter Limonest