Sainte-Colombe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Colombe: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Colombe 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: Sainte-Colombe is 416 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vienne (town) at 1 km and Pelussin at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Colombe, 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 Sainte-Colombe 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 Sainte-Colombe

Markets in and near Sainte-Colombe

  • Vienne: market Saturday (1km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (10km)
  • Feyzin: market Sunday (16km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (18km)
  • Brignais: market Saturday (18km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (19km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (20km)
  • Pierre-Benite: market Wednesday & Sunday (20km)

More information about Sainte-Colombe, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Colombe, France

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

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 (34km)
  • Cremieu (37km)
  • Saint-Galmier (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (26km)

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 (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (25km)
  • Perdrix Crest (28km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (28km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (13km)
  • Ecully (28km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (22km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (28km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Colombe

Canton: Condrieu

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69560

Distance to Sainte-Colombe

from Lyon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 416 km

from Calais: 643 km

from Nice: 278 km

from Bordeaux: 433 km

from Strasbourg: 404 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sainte-Colombe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ampuis, Jardin, Loire-sur-Rhone, Pont-Eveque, Saint-Cyr-sur-le-Rhone, Saint-Romain-en-Gal, Serpaize, Seyssuel, Tupin-et-Semons and Vienne.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Colombe