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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Rhône

Lucenay takes its name from a freedman of Julius Caesar, called Licinius, who lived in the 1st century BC. Another hypothesis says that the country would Lucenay whence comes the light, the whole village being oriented to the East ... (Luce. .. nay).

Built on a hillside on the edge of Azergues the village Lucenay not like its neighbors in the land of golden stone. Here the buildings are white stone, the famous stone Lucenay.

Geographical information

Latitude45.9131670 (N 45° 54’ 47”)
Longitude4.7014810 (E 4° 42’ 5”)
AltitudeFrom 173m to 360m
Surface area6.27 km²
Population1852 inhabitants
Density295 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLyon (16.2 mi, 32 min)
Insee code69122
IntercommunalityCC Beaujolais Pierres Dorées

Nearest cities & towns

Morancé1.1 mi (4 min)
Marcy1.9 mi (8 min)
Anse2.2 mi (7 min)
Charnay2.7 mi (10 min)
Chazay-d'Azergues3 mi (8 min)
Saint-Bernard3.1 mi (9 min)
Ambérieux3.2 mi (10 min)
Lachassagne3.7 mi (11 min)
Marcilly-d'Azergues3.8 mi (10 min)
Les Chères3.9 mi (10 min)
Civrieux-d'Azergues4.2 mi (11 min)
Pommiers4.4 mi (13 min)
Saint-Jean-des-Vignes4.5 mi (12 min)
Belmont-d'Azergues4.6 mi (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Leisure centres

Events and festivities

Every year in May: Day book.


Wednesday 19 july
Min. 16°C - Max. 33°C
Thursday 20 july
Min. 18°C - Max. 33°C
Friday 21 july
Min. 19°C - Max. 33°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The Museum of Stone Crazy in Saint-Jean-des-Vignes, to understand the geology of the region. Entertainment for Heritage Day where children can search for fossils.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Segway ride “Between vines and medieval village”
Nature and the great outdoors37 € to 59 € Val d'Oingt (5.6 mi)
Family park with lake for fishing and walks
EntertainmentFreeVal d'Oingt (6.6 mi)
Horse ride in Green Beaujolais
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 200 € Chamelet (11.1 mi)
Vanciaventure Adventure Park
Entertainment14 € to 20 € Rillieux-la-Pape (11.2 mi)
48 hour Duo Lyon Pass - 48 hour hop-on hop-off bus access & 1 hour tram access
Culture and education26 € Lyon (11.9 mi)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Route of the Renaissance Courtyards and Houses of Villefranche Beaujolais
HikeEasy20 minVillefranche-sur-Saône (5.3 mi)
Hidden Treasures Circuit
Village visitEasy1h00Villefranche-sur-Saône (5.5 mi)
Historical circuit
HikeIntermediate3h30Saint-Romain-de-Popey (9.4 mi)
Village visitEasy40 minVaux-en-Beaujolais (11.2 mi)
Mountain bike tour to discover the Val de Saône
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy50 minMontmerle-sur-Saône (11.8 mi)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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