Venerieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Venerieu: highlights and tourist information

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Venerieu is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 63 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Venerieu is 418 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 8 km and Perouges at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Venerieu, 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 Venerieu 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 Venerieu

Markets in and near Venerieu

  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (13km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (15km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (21km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (23km)

More information about Venerieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Venerieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (37km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (36km)
  • Parc de Gerland (36km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (31km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (35km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (15km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (19km)
  • Chaponnay (27km)
  • Ecully (41km)
  • Nances (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Venerieu

Canton: Crémieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38460

Distance to Venerieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 418 km

from Calais: 640 km

from Nice: 268 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 375 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chozeau, Moras, Panossas, Saint-Hilaire-de-Brens, Saint-Marcel-Bel-Accueil, Saint-Savin, Soleymieu, Trept and Veyssilieu.

This page in French: Visiter Venerieu