Lyons-la-Foret tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lyons-la-Foret: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The half-timbered buildings in the village of Lyons-la-Foret make it one of the prettiest places in Normandy

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Lyons-la-Foret. For detailed visitor information see the Lyons-la-Foret travel guide.

Lyons-la-Foret is situated in the Eure department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 49 kilometres from Evreux, the department capital (general information: Lyons-la-Foret is 88 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Lyons-la-Foret include "most beautiful village" and "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Rouen at 27 km and Gerberoy at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lyons-la-Foret, 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 Lyons-la-Foret in Normandy.

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


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Map of places to visit near Lyons-la-Foret

Markets in and near Lyons-la-Foret

  • Fleury-sur-Andelle: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Gamaches-en-Vexin: market Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Les Andelys: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Gournay-en-Bray: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Buchy: market Monday (22km)
  • Forges-les-Eaux: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Darnetal: market Sunday (24km)
  • Pont-de-l'Arche: market Sunday (25km)
  • Bonsecours: market Friday (25km)
  • Gisors: market Monday all day & Friday (26km)

More information about Lyons-la-Foret, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Lyons-la-Foret, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Forges-les-Eaux (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (23km)
  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint Georges de Boscherville (Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (10km)
  • Jardin Plume (13km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (32km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (32km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (35km)
  • Jardin de Bellevue (35km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (36km)
  • Clos du Coudray (36km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (37km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (39km)
  • Jardins de Bosmelet (42km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (45km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (49km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (19km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (40km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Rouen (27km)
  • Elbeuf (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montville (33km)
  • Mureaumont (34km)
  • Beauvais (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Clères (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lyons-la-Foret

Canton: Lyons-la-Forêt

Arrondissement: Andelys

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27480

Distance to Lyons-la-Foret

from Evreux (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 88 km

from Calais: 174 km

from Nice: 773 km

from Bordeaux: 531 km

from Strasbourg: 466 km

Getting here

Lyons-la-Foret is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car, often from the ferry ports at Cherbourg or Caen on the coast here For driving distances to Lyons-la-Foret from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauficel-en-Lyons, Fleury-la-Foret, La Neuve-Grange, Le Tronquay, Les Hogues, Lisors, Lorleau, Menesqueville, Rosay-sur-Lieure and Touffreville.

This page in French: Visiter Lyons-la-Foret