Pomeys tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pomeys: highlights and tourist information

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Pomeys 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 33 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Pomeys is 390 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eveux at 23 km and Saint-Etienne at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pomeys, 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 Pomeys 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 Pomeys

Markets in and near Pomeys

  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Galmier: market Monday (12km)
  • Veauche: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Montrond-les-Bains: market Thursday (16km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (18km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • La Talaudiere: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (19km)
  • Andrezieux-Boutheon: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Feurs: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about Pomeys, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pomeys, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (30km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (2km)
  • Saint-Galmier (12km)
  • Trevoux (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (32km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (33km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (35km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (38km)
  • Jardin de l’écomusée (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Perdrix Crest (31km)
  • Oeillon Crest (31km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (36km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (29km)
  • Chaponnay (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (16km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (17km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pomeys

Canton: Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69590

Distance to Pomeys

from Lyon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 390 km

from Calais: 620 km

from Nice: 311 km

from Bordeaux: 403 km

from Strasbourg: 411 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aveize, Chatelus, Chazelles-sur-Lyon, Coise, Grezieu-le-Marche, La Chapelle-sur-Coise, Larajasse, Meys, Saint-Denis-sur-Coise, Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise and Viricelles.

This page in French: Visiter Pomeys