Saint-Sorlin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Sorlin: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Sorlin 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 22 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sorlin is 399 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vienne (town) at 21 km and Lyon Old Town at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Sorlin, 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-Sorlin 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 Saint-Sorlin

Markets in and near Saint-Sorlin

  • Mornant: market Friday (3km)
  • Brignais: market Saturday (11km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Rive-de-Gier: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (13km)
  • La Grand-Croix: market Monday (14km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Oullins: market Tuesday & Thursday (17km)
  • Pierre-Benite: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Feyzin: market Sunday (18km)

More information about Saint-Sorlin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Sorlin, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (18km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (14km)
  • Saint-Galmier (25km)
  • Trevoux (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (21km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (22km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (24km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (25km)
  • Oeillon Crest (26km)
  • Perdrix Crest (27km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (20km)
  • Chaponnay (23km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (9km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (15km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sorlin

Canton: Mornant

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69440

Distance to Saint-Sorlin

from Lyon (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 399 km

from Calais: 627 km

from Nice: 298 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 405 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaussan, Mornant, Orlienas, Riverie, Rontalon, Saint-Andeol-le-Chateau, Saint-Andre-la-Cote, Saint-Didier-sous-Riverie, Saint-Jean-de-Touslas, Saint-Laurent-d'Agny, Saint-Martin-en-Haut, Saint-Maurice-sur-Dargoire, Sainte-Catherine and Soucieu-en-Jarrest.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sorlin