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Gite in France : a step on the holidays'road or for a pretty moment in the hearth of french'countryside

 Cultural heritage, landscapes and leisure      
 
  About RHONE ALPES :
Rhone-Alpes is known for its imposing mountain scenery, nature reserves, historic villages, incredible cuisine, and famous vineyards. From the Alps and Mont Blanc in Savoie, to the Beaujolais, to the monts du lyonnais  and Côtes du Rhône regions, to the scrubland and lavender in the South, this region offers something for every taste—all year long           

more information about our region :    http://www.monts-du-lyonnais.fr/

Many activities to do : leisure and  relaxation  here

On the village (0.6miles / 1 km)
Saint Genis l'Argentière ou à Sainte Foy l'Argentière  Squate/rollers park, game for children, basketball,  tennis,  foot,  pedestrian way, bike, Vtt ,
Ilo café d'expression artistique
   Eglise du XIX° à Ste Foy    small train for children      caslte from XVII° on Ste Foy        tourist train Monts du Lyonnais
l'Anes des Côtes : 
walks back to donkeys and visit the farm

TRAIN TOURISTIQUE Balades à dos d'Anes st genis skate park jeux
randonnee à st genis l argentière       velo vtt dans les monts du lyonnais    terrain de boule gite monts du lyonnais 

Near (3 to 6 miles / 5 km to  10 km maxi)
Activert     QUAD
swimingpool Centre Aquatique l'Escapade 7j/7   sauna hammam    Bowling          Fitness
horse riding on Prangrand,  
livestock llamas, deer,
Parc animalier de Courzieu  (wolves and raptors)
 SALVA TERRA Medieval amusement park
Village d'Yzeron water, picturesque village and lookout in Lyon
les ruchers de la Brevenne hive and honey
Yzeron plan d'eau Centre Equestre de Pragrand LOUPS ET RAPACES à Courzieu QUAD Centre Equestre de PragrandPiscine, Bowling, Fitness salva terra Parc Thème Médiéval     Piscine, Bowling, Fitness  Centre Equestre  
  
Plus loin 20 à 30 km
Casino de Montrond les bains ou Saint Galmier 
Factory des Eaux de BADOIT  à Saint Galmier
Acrobranche  parc forestier balade dans les arbres ...
musée de la Mine à St Pierre la Palud

casino st galmier   BADOIT   acrobranche   Musée de la Mine

Et aussi ... Vist in Lyon                                                                 LYON FOURVIEREhttp://www.culture.lyon.fr/culture/
Lyon is the third largest city in France, is located 431km (268 miles) southeast of Paris and 311km (193 miles) north of Marseille, is the capital of the Rhône-Alpes region and the second largest contributor to the French economy after Paris, has a population of 413 000 inhabitants.

Lyon is between two hills: the Fourvière and Croix-Rousse and between two rivers: the turbulent Rhône and the tranquil Saône. Lyon is a very industrial city, textile manufacturing is one of the most important here, but not only that, this city is known as the capital of gastronomy, like Paris, this city has the largest number of Michelin-starred restaurants, the most famous chef Paul Bocuse has his restaurant in Lyon and this city can be called the cuisine's paradise.

Lyon is considered an UNESCO World Heritage List since December 1998, specifically the Saint-Jean and the Croix-Rousse areas. A very beautiful city with its architectural renaissance buildings and monuments.

Lyon is also called the 'city of light' because of its history which began on Fourvière Hill, when the city was under the Romans, and the city was proclaimed capital of the three Gauls, while during this period Lyon obtained a big development in economic, politic, religious and military aspects. The tradition od the city of Lights or 'Lugdunum' (as called by the Romans) is still present, every evening more than 100 sites across the city are lit up to show the splendor of Lyon’s architecture.


à 40 km du centre  1h en bus (4€ AR)
Cathédrales, musées , beaux arts, Espace Gallo Romain, Parc de la Tête d'Or, Vieux Lyon pittoresque, une croisière sur le Rhône, Aquarium du Grand Lyon
Le Hameau du Vin dans le Beaujolais
    hameau du vin    Croisière sur la Saône