Vauxrenard tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Solutre-Pouilly at 12 km from Vauxrenard

Visit Vauxrenard: highlights and tourist information

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Vauxrenard is situated in the Rhone department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vauxrenard in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solutre-Pouilly at 12 km and Belleville at 14 km.

Vauxrenard, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 12 km (direction north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the village that...

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Belleville

Belleville

at 14 km (direction south-east)

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites of interest...

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Macon

Macon

at 18 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to nearby Lamartine's...

See Macon guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny also has...

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Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest villages in the...

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Theize

Theize

at 30 km (direction south)

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the Beaujolais wine...

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Anse

Anse

at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains that hint at its importance...

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Trevoux

Trevoux

at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ain department

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical monuments paying testament to...

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Bagnols

Bagnols

at 32 km (direction south)

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to explore in...

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Dombes

Dombes

at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect for fishing and bird-watching...

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Cormatin

Cormatin

at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century, is the highlight...

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Brancion

Brancion

at 38 km (direction north-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre - hence...

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Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the Chateau de...

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Eveux

Eveux

at 43 km (direction south)

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La Tourette Monastery designed by Le...

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Markets in and near Vauxrenard

  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (14km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (16km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (17km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (18km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (20km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (23km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (25km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Vauxrenard, France

What to do at Vauxrenard? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vauxrenard.

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (12km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (26km)
  • Trevoux (31km)
  • Charlieu (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (21km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (40km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (43km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (45km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (46km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (48km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (17km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (22km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (28km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (37km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (12km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (42km)
  • Seille (Saône) (42km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (18km)
  • Vonnas (27km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vauxrenard is in the eastern-center of France at 52 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Vauxrenard is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vauxrenard

Canton: Beaujeu

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69820

Distance to Vauxrenard

from Lyon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 347 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 353 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avenas, Beaujeu, Chenas, Chiroubles, Emeringes, Fleurie, Julienas, Jullie, Lancie, Ouroux, Pruzilly, Saint-Jacques-Des-Arrets, Saint-Mamert and Villie-Morgon.

This page in French: Visiter Vauxrenard