Soucieu-en-Jarrest tourism and travel guide

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Visit Soucieu-en-Jarrest: highlights and tourist information

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Soucieu-en-Jarrest 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 14 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Soucieu-en-Jarrest is 396 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lyon Old Town at 14 km and Lyon at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Soucieu-en-Jarrest, 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 Soucieu-en-Jarrest 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 Soucieu-en-Jarrest

Markets in and near Soucieu-en-Jarrest

  • Brignais: market Saturday (4km)
  • Chaponost: market Sunday (5km)
  • Mornant: market Friday (7km)
  • Craponne: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Oullins: market Tuesday & Thursday (9km)
  • Pierre-Benite: market Wednesday & Sunday (10km)
  • La Mulatiere: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Feyzin: market Sunday (12km)
  • Saint-Fons: market Tuesday & Saturday (12km)

More information about Soucieu-en-Jarrest, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Soucieu-en-Jarrest, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (10km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (19km)
  • Trevoux (30km)
  • Saint-Galmier (31km)
  • Cremieu (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (13km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (14km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (17km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (30km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (17km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (24km)
  • Oeillon Crest (32km)
  • Perdrix Crest (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (13km)
  • Chaponnay (19km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (12km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (17km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (17km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Soucieu-en-Jarrest

Canton: Mornant

Arrondissement: Lyon

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69510

Distance to Soucieu-en-Jarrest

from Lyon (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 396 km

from Calais: 623 km

from Nice: 299 km

from Bordeaux: 423 km

from Strasbourg: 397 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Soucieu-en-Jarrest from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brignais, Brindas, Chaponost, Chaussan, Messimy, Orlienas, Rontalon, Saint-Laurent-d'Agny, Saint-Laurent-de-Vaux, Saint-Sorlin, Taluyers, Thurins and Vourles.

This page in French: Visiter Soucieu-en-Jarrest