Sathonay-Village tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sathonay-Village: highlights and tourist information

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Sathonay-Village 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 9 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Sathonay-Village is 387 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Presqu'ile at 9 km and Lyon at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sathonay-Village, 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 Sathonay-Village 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 Sathonay-Village

Markets in and near Sathonay-Village

  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (2km)
  • Caluire-et-Cuire: market Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Miribel: market Thursday (6km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (6km)
  • Lyon: market every day except Monday (8km)
  • Decines-Charpieu: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Ecully: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Bron: market Tuesday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (11km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-Corcy: market Sunday (12km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)

More information about Sathonay-Village, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Sathonay-Village, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (13km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (15km)
  • Cremieu (31km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (33km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (40km)
  • Saint-Galmier (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (9km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (6km)
  • Parc de Gerland (9km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (20km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (28km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (5km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (6km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (10km)
  • Chaponnay (23km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (32km)
  • Vonnas (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (6km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (23km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sathonay-Village

Canton: Rillieux-la-Pape

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69580

Distance to Sathonay-Village

from Lyon (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 387 km

from Calais: 611 km

from Nice: 303 km

from Bordeaux: 440 km

from Strasbourg: 375 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sathonay-Village from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albigny-sur-Saone, Cailloux-sur-Fontaines, Caluire-et-Cuire, Collonges-Au-Mont-d'Or, Couzon-Au-Mont-d'Or, Curis-Au-Mont-d'Or, Fleurieu-sur-Saone, Fontaines-Saint-Martin, Fontaines-sur-Saone, Miribel, Montanay, Neuville-sur-Saone, Neyron, Rillieux-la-Pape, Rochetaillee-sur-Saone, Saint-Cyr-Au-Mont-d'Or, Saint-Romain-Au-Mont-d'Or, Sathonay-Camp and Vaulx-en-Velin.

This page in French: Visiter Sathonay-Village