Neyron tourism and travel guide

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Visit Neyron: highlights and tourist information

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Neyron is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 49 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Neyron is 390 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Presqu'ile at 9 km and Lyon at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Neyron, 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 Neyron 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 Ain

Map of places to visit near Neyron

Markets in and near Neyron

  • Miribel: market Thursday (2km)
  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (3km)
  • Decines-Charpieu: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Chassieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (9km)
  • Bron: market Tuesday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (9km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (10km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (10km)

More information about Neyron, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Neyron, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (13km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (19km)
  • Cremieu (27km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (34km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (9km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (7km)
  • Parc de Gerland (9km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (24km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (1km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (6km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (13km)
  • Chaponnay (21km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (28km)
  • Morestel (45km)
  • Vonnas (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (7km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (26km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Neyron

Canton: Miribel

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Neyron

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 390 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 299 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 374 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beynost, Cailloux-sur-Fontaines, Decines-Charpieu, Fontaines-Saint-Martin, Meyzieu, Miribel, Rillieux-la-Pape, Saint-Maurice-de-Beynost, Sathonay-Camp, Sathonay-Village, Vaulx-en-Velin and Villeurbanne.

This page in French: Visiter Neyron