Optevoz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Optevoz: highlights and tourist information

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Optevoz is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 70 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Optevoz is 412 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 7 km and Perouges at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Optevoz, 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 Optevoz 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 Isere

Map of places to visit near Optevoz

Markets in and near Optevoz

  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (12km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (14km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (17km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (20km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (21km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Optevoz, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Optevoz, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (40km)
  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (44km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (38km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (37km)
  • Parc de Gerland (38km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (31km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (9km)
  • Morestel (14km)
  • Chaponnay (33km)
  • Nances (40km)
  • Ecully (43km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Optevoz

Canton: Crémieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38460

Distance to Optevoz

from Grenoble (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 412 km

from Calais: 632 km

from Nice: 274 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 364 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoisin-Chatelans, Courtenay, Cremieu, Dizimieu, Hieres-sur-Amby, Leyrieu, Saint-Baudille-de-la-Tour, Soleymieu and Vernas.

This page in French: Visiter Optevoz