Saint-Priest tourism and travel guide

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Saint-Priest 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 Saint-Priest in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon at 10 km and Lyon Old Town at 10 km.

Saint-Priest, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lyon

Lyon

at 10 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 10 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 10 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 19 km (direction south-south-west), in the Isere department

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

See Vienne (town) guide
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Cremieu

Cremieu

at 25 km (direction east), in the Isere department

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

See Cremieu guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Eveux guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Perouges guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 30 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide
Anse

Anse

at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

See Anse guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 34 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Dombes guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 36 km (direction north-west)

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

See Bagnols guide
Pelussin

Pelussin

at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the...

See Pelussin guide
Theize

Theize

at 37 km (direction north-west)

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

See Theize guide
Malleval

Malleval

at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the...

See Malleval guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Priest

  • Bron: market Tuesday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (5km)
  • Chassieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Saint-Fons: market Tuesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Feyzin: market Sunday (7km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (7km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (7km)
  • Decines-Charpieu: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Pierre-Benite: market Wednesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • La Mulatiere: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Priest, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (10km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (10km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (11km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (10km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (12km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (34km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (11km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (13km)
  • Oeillon Crest (42km)
  • Perdrix Crest (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (7km)
  • Ecully (15km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (31km)
  • Morestel (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (11km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (27km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (32km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Priest is in the eastern-center of France at 10 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Priest is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Priest

Canton: Saint-Priest

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69800

Distance to Saint-Priest

from Lyon (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 627 km

from Nice: 288 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 385 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Priest from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bron, Chassieu, Corbas, Genas, Mions, Toussieu and Venissieux.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Priest

 
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