Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Decines-Charpieu

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Decines-Charpieu. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Eurexpo Lyon and Musee Lumiere are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Decines-Charpieu

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Decines-Charpieu a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Lyon Hippodrome - Carré de Soie (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Lyon-Chassieu Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Genas Karting (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Genas Bowling (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Hippodrome Bron-Parilly (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Decines-Charpieu

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Decines-Charpieu is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tete d'Or Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Le Grand Large (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Ile Barbe (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Esplanade de Fourviere (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Parc des Oiseaux (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)

Traveling to and around Decines-Charpieu

The nearest airport is in Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Grenoble (GNB-Grenoble - Isere), which is 33.6 mi (54.2 km) away.

Utilize the area's public transportation and catch a ride on the metro at Decines - Centre Tram Stop or Decines-Charpieu - Grand Large Tram Stop to more easily navigate the city.