Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes 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 18 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes is 375 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes, 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 Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes

  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (3km)
  • Anse: market Friday (7km)
  • Le Bois-d'Oingt: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Sain-Bel: market Saturday (10km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (12km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (12km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (13km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)

More information about Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (20km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (10km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (32km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (35km)
  • Saint-Galmier (42km)
  • Cremieu (47km)
  • Charlieu (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (18km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (50km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (8km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (17km)
  • Parc de Gerland (18km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (21km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (18km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (21km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (13km)
  • Chaponnay (34km)
  • Vonnas (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (15km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (17km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes

Canton: Anse

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69380

Distance to Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes

from Lyon (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 601 km

from Nice: 316 km

from Bordeaux: 426 km

from Strasbourg: 380 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alix, Amberieux, Bagnols, Charnay, Chatillon, Chazay-d'Azergues, Chessy, Civrieux-d'Azergues, Dommartin, Eveux, Fleurieux-sur-l'Arbresle, Frontenas, Lachassagne, Les Cheres, Lissieu, Lozanne, Lucenay, Marcilly-d'Azergues, Marcy, Moire, Morance, Nuelles and Saint-Germain-sur-l'Arbresle.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-Des-Vignes