Riverie tourism and travel guide

Photo of Riverie in Rhone

Visit Riverie: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Riverie 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 26 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Riverie is 399 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pelussin at 22 km and Vienne (town) at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Riverie, 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 Riverie 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 Riverie

Markets in and near Riverie

  • Mornant: market Friday (7km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (11km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Brignais: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Chamond: market Tuesday & Thursday (15km)
  • Chazelles-sur-Lyon: market Friday (16km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (17km)
  • La Talaudiere: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)

More information about Riverie, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Riverie, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (22km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (11km)
  • Saint-Galmier (21km)
  • Trevoux (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (25km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (26km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (29km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (23km)
  • Perdrix Crest (24km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (29km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (24km)
  • Chaponnay (27km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (6km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (17km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Riverie

Canton: Mornant

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69440

Distance to Riverie

from Lyon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 399 km

from Calais: 628 km

from Nice: 299 km

from Bordeaux: 413 km

from Strasbourg: 409 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaussan, Genilac, Saint-Andre-la-Cote, Saint-Didier-sous-Riverie, Saint-Jean-de-Touslas, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Maurice-sur-Dargoire, Saint-Romain-en-Jarez, Saint-Sorlin and Sainte-Catherine.

This page in French: Visiter Riverie