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Heritage, visit, Cities and villages in Rhône Alpes

    Cities and Villages
    In the bend of a street or an alley, discover in the course of your walks the secrets of cities and villages of our regions. Remarkable facades, places, houses of times and many other hidden treasures, here is which treasures offer themselves to you. Picturesque villages of countrysides in the big metropolises, take time to promenade and to appreciate.
13 in Rhône Alpes.
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Cities and villages in Yvoire

Yvoire

Visite.org Village 74140 Yvoire (Haute-Savoie)
Built by the count of Savoy Amedee V, Yvoire which has kept a massive tower and high walls, will celebrate its 700th birthday in 2006. The best time to visit would be in the autumn when leaves and ...

Cities and villages in Saint-Étienne

Saint-Etienne

Visite.org Ville 42000 Saint-Étienne (Loire)
Lassed as a “ European City of Art”, St-Etienne has restored the Renaissance facades of its St-Jacques quarter as well as the 19th C homes of rich haberdashers.
Its industrial past has left a ...

Cities and villages in Annecy

Annecy

Visite.org 74000 Annecy (Haute-Savoie)
Annecy is the capital of the Haute-Savoie, boasting the only heritage of its kind in France. Stroll along the flower-bedecked banks of the river Thiou to explore the painted walls of buildings ...

Cities and villages in Vogüé

Vogüé

Visite.org 07200 Vogüé (Ardèche)
From the banks of the river, the streets lined up with arcades and vaulted alleyways lead to the castle overlooking the village.
Rebuilt in the 16th and 17th century , the castle raises its four ...

Cities and villages in Lyon

Lyon

Visite.org Ville 69001 Lyon (Rhône)
The most common term used by visitors to describe Lyon.
Lyon has been listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO since 1998, and is now ranked alongside some of Europe’s greatest cites although it ...

Cities and villages in Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

Visite.org Ville 01000 Bourg-en-Bresse (Ain)
The vast area of La Bresse is sandwiched between Burgundy and Jura, bringing its lush bloom to the Ain département. It is one of the Rhone Alps’ richest terroirs, the notion of which is stronger ...

Cities and villages in Pérouges

Perouges

Visite.org 01800 Pérouges (Ain)
Pérouges : At the top of a hill,

Pérouges is curled around its shaded square.An old village of weavers and wine-growers in the 14th and 15th, Pérouges has kept between its two gates, Porte ...

Cities and villages in Vienne

Vienne

Visite.org Ville 38200 Vienne (Isère)
Vienne is one of the oldest towns in the Rhone Alps, originally settled close to the river Rhône with hills all around. For the best view over the town, you have to clamber to Vienne ’s highest ...
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