Semons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Semons: highlights and tourist information

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Semons is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 49 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Semons is 438 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Palais Ideal at 24 km and Vienne (town) at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Semons, 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 Semons 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 Isere

Map of places to visit near Semons

Markets in and near Semons

  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (9km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (15km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (21km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (24km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Semons, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Semons, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (45km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (46km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (46km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (47km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (49km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (43km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (45km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (46km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (47km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (47km)
  • Mont Jalla (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (30km)
  • Saint-Gervais (34km)
  • Morestel (34km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (45km)
  • Ecully (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Semons

Canton: Côte-Saint-André

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38260

Distance to Semons

from Grenoble (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 438 km

from Calais: 662 km

from Nice: 252 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 400 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Semons from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arzay, Balbins, Bossieu, Commelle, Faramans, La Cote-Saint-Andre, Lieudieu, Nantoin, Ornacieux and Penol.

This page in French: Visiter Semons