Rillieux-la-Pape tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lyon Presqu'ile at 8 km from Rillieux-la-Pape

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Rillieux-la-Pape is situated in the Rhone 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 Rillieux-la-Pape in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Presqu'ile at 8 km and Lyon at 8 km.

Rillieux-la-Pape, 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 8 km (direction south-west)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 8 km (direction south-west)

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

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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 8 km (direction south-west)

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

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Trevoux

Trevoux

at 16 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
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Anse

Anse

at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Eveux

Eveux

at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Eveux guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 21 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ain department

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

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Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Perouges guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Theize

Theize

at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Oingt guide
Cremieu

Cremieu

at 30 km (direction east-south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Cremieu guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 33 km (direction south), in the Isere department

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

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Belleville

Belleville

at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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Markets in and near Rillieux-la-Pape

Market days in Rillieux-la-Pape: weekly market: Wednesday & Sunday & Friday;

  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (0km)
  • Miribel: market Thursday (5km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (5km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (7km)
  • Decines-Charpieu: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (8km)
  • Bron: market Tuesday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (10km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Chassieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)

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Tourist attractions near Rillieux-la-Pape, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (12km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (16km)
  • Cremieu (30km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (34km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (40km)
  • Saint-Galmier (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (8km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (9km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (6km)
  • Parc de Gerland (8km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (21km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (3km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (5km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (11km)
  • Chaponnay (22km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (30km)
  • Vonnas (45km)
  • Morestel (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (6km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (24km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (39km)
 
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Geography and distances

Rillieux-la-Pape is in the eastern-center of France at 8 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Rillieux-la-Pape is 388 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rillieux-la-Pape

Canton: Rillieux-la-Pape

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69140

Distance to Rillieux-la-Pape

from Lyon (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 388 km

from Calais: 613 km

from Nice: 301 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 375 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Rillieux-la-Pape from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albigny-sur-Saone, Cailloux-sur-Fontaines, Caluire-et-Cuire, Collonges-Au-Mont-d'Or, Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or, Curis-Au-Mont-d'Or, Decines-Charpieu, Fleurieu-sur-Saone, Fontaines-Saint-Martin, Fontaines-sur-Saone, Lyon, Miribel, Neyron, Rochetaillee-sur-Saone, Saint-Maurice-de-Beynost, Saint-Romain-Au-Mont-d'Or, Sathonay-Camp, Sathonay-Village, Tramoyes and Vaulx-en-Velin.

This page in French: Visiter Rillieux-la-Pape

 
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