Nuelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nuelles: highlights and tourist information

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Nuelles 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 19 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Nuelles is 376 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 3 km and Bagnols at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nuelles, 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 Nuelles 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 Rhone

Map of places to visit near Nuelles

Markets in and near Nuelles

  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (5km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (7km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Anse: market Friday (11km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (17km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (17km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (18km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)

More information about Nuelles, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Nuelles, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (20km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (16km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (27km)
  • Saint-Galmier (37km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (40km)
  • Charlieu (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (19km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (19km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (49km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (12km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (19km)
  • Parc de Gerland (19km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (25km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (20km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (14km)
  • Chaponnay (34km)
  • Vonnas (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (11km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (19km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nuelles

Canton: Arbresle

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 69210

Distance to Nuelles

from Lyon (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 603 km

from Nice: 317 km

from Bordeaux: 422 km

from Strasbourg: 385 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bully, Charnay, Chatillon, Chessy, Eveux, Fleurieux-sur-l'Arbresle, Le Breuil, Lentilly, Lozanne, Morance, Sain-Bel, Saint-Germain-sur-l'Arbresle, Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes, Saint-Pierre-la-Palud, Sarcey, Savigny and Sourcieux-les-Mines.

This page in French: Visiter Nuelles