Neyron tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lyon Presqu'ile at 9 km from Neyron

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Neyron is situated in the Ain 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 Neyron in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Presqu'ile at 9 km and Lyon at 9 km.

Neyron, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 9 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


at 9 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 9 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 19 km (direction north-west)

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

See Trevoux guide
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at 21 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide


at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Dombes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to...

See Perouges guide


at 24 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also...

See Cremieu guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

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at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Oingt guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 32 km (direction south-south-west), in the Isere department

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

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at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Neyron, France

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


  • 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

Neyron is in the east of France at 49 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Neyron is 390 kilometres from Paris).

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


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