Royas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Royas in Isere

Visit Royas: highlights and tourist information

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Royas is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 60 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Royas is 427 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vienne (town) at 18 km and Cremieu at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Royas, 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 Royas 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 Royas

Markets in and near Royas

  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (3km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (14km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (18km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (22km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (26km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (26km)

More information about Royas, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Royas, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (33km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (35km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (36km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (36km)
  • Oeillon Crest (40km)
  • Perdrix Crest (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (19km)
  • Morestel (34km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (39km)
  • Ecully (39km)
  • Saint-Gervais (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (36km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (41km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Royas

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Bournay

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 38440

Distance to Royas

from Grenoble (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 427 km

from Calais: 651 km

from Nice: 264 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 397 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artas, Beauvoir-de-Marc, Charantonnay, Meyssies, Saint-Georges-d'Esperanche, Saint-Jean-de-Bournay, Savas-Mepin and Villeneuve-de-Marc.

This page in French: Visiter Royas