Longessaigne tourism and travel guide

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Longessaigne is situated in the Rhone 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 Longessaigne in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 16 km and Bagnols at 20 km.

Longessaigne, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Eveux

Eveux

at 16 km (direction east)

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

See Eveux guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 20 km (direction north-east)

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to...

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Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-east)

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest villages...

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Theize

Theize

at 22 km (direction north-east)

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

See Theize guide
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Anse

Anse

at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Anse guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

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

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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 33 km (direction east)

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

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Lyon

Lyon

at 33 km (direction east)

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

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Saint-Etienne

Saint-Etienne

at 40 km (direction south), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral...

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Belleville

Belleville

at 44 km (direction north-east)

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

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Pelussin

Pelussin

at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the...

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Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Vienne (town) guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

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

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Markets in and near Longessaigne

  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (14km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (17km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Balbigny: market Monday (19km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (24km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Longessaigne, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (31km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (18km)
  • Saint-Galmier (24km)
  • Trevoux (32km)
  • Charlieu (45km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (55km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (32km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (45km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (27km)
  • Parc de Gerland (33km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (34km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (38km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (35km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (40km)
  • Oeillon Crest (47km)
  • Col des Pradeaux (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (28km)
  • Chaponnay (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (15km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (30km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (34km)
 
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Geography and distances

Longessaigne is in the eastern-center of France at 33 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Longessaigne is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Longessaigne

Canton: Saint-Laurent-de-Chamousset

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69770

Distance to Longessaigne

from Lyon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 604 km

from Nice: 323 km

from Bordeaux: 405 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Affoux, Brullioles, Chambost-Longessaigne, Essertines-en-Donzy, Montrottier, Saint-Clement-les-Places, Saint-Laurent-de-Chamousset and Villecheneve.

This page in French: Visiter Longessaigne

 
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