Oingt tourism and travel guide

Photo of Oingt in Rhone

Visit Oingt: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest villages in the Beaujolais wine region

Important note

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

Oingt 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 29 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Oingt is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Oingt include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Bagnols at 4 km and Anse at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oingt, 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 Oingt 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 Oingt

Markets in and near Oingt

  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Anse: market Friday (10km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (13km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (14km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (16km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (17km)
  • Amplepuis: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (21km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (22km)

More information about Oingt, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Oingt, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (31km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (40km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (15km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (35km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (36km)
  • Charlieu (39km)
  • Saint-Galmier (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (29km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (29km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (39km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (42km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (54km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (58km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (8km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (17km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (28km)
  • Parc de Gerland (29km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (36km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (51km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (29km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (32km)
  • Roche de Solutré (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (25km)
  • Macon (43km)
  • Vonnas (44km)
  • Chaponnay (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (22km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (28km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Oingt

Canton: Bois-d'Oingt

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 69620

Distance to Oingt

from Lyon (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 591 km

from Nice: 327 km

from Bordeaux: 421 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alix, Bagnols, Chamelet, Cogny, Denice, Frontenas, Jarnioux, Lacenas, Le Bois-d'Oingt, Legny, Letra, Moire, Pouilly-le-Monial, Saint-Laurent-d'Oingt, Saint-Verand, Sainte-Paule, Ternand, Theize and Ville-sur-Jarnioux.

This page in French: Visiter Oingt