Villemoirieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villemoirieu in Isere

Photo is of Cremieu at 2 km from Villemoirieu

Visit Villemoirieu: highlights and tourist information

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Villemoirieu is situated in the Isere 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 Villemoirieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 2 km and Perouges at 21 km.

Villemoirieu, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction east-north-east)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also has an...

See Cremieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to be found...

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at 30 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops and restaurants that you...

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 30 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century architecture and upmarket shops...

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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 30 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th century, a cathedral,...

See Lyon Old Town guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it one of...

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at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

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

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit to Belley...

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at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ain department

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

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at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide


at 48 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Eveux guide


at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

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at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide


at 54 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the Regional Natural...

See Malleval guide

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Map of places to visit near Villemoirieu


Markets in and near Villemoirieu

  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (5km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (16km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (16km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (17km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (18km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near Villemoirieu, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (32km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (30km)
  • Parc de Gerland (30km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (49km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (25km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (29km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (28km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (13km)
  • Morestel (20km)
  • Chaponnay (25km)
  • Ecully (35km)
  • Nances (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (29km)

Geography and distances

Villemoirieu is in the east of France at 71 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Villemoirieu is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villemoirieu

Canton: Crémieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38460

Distance to Villemoirieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 633 km

from Nice: 276 km

from Bordeaux: 464 km

from Strasbourg: 371 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoisin-Chatelans, Chamagnieu, Charvieu-Chavagneux, Chozeau, Cremieu, Dizimieu, Leyrieu, Moras, Panossas, Pont-de-Cheruy, Saint-Hilaire-de-Brens, Saint-Romain-de-Jalionas, Tignieu-Jameyzieu and Veyssilieu.

This page in French: Visiter Villemoirieu