Welcome to the mornantais country

TopicSciences and discovery
DepartureMORNANT (69)
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The Mornantais Country, this is the opportunity of going up in time and to impregnate the ingeniousness of the most daring builders. The worsen Roman with the Romanesque art, the moyenâgeuses gravers to the farms of the fields, let you allure by the multiplicity of these jewels of the structure.


Discovering the rural Inheritance

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Rich in its past, the Mornantais Country conceals many testimonys of an active rural life: strengthened farms, cabins, low walls of dry stones with landscapes in terrace, wells conical, laundrettes, mills, and d' a religious life: cross of mission, sanctuaries, caves of Doors.

Strengthened Farms and Houses of the fields.

The Lyonnaises big families held large farms named “castles of the fields” on the Mornantais plate while on the watershed the “strengthened farms” were made discrete with the hollow small valleys.

The Wells, Laundrettes and mills testify about a rich person activity around the water: washing machines, millers, hat industries. The pertaining to worship inheritance is very present in the landscape. This area was called “the small Vendée”.


Accommodation nearby

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Domaine des 7 Fontaines

  • Vienne
  • 04 74 85 25 70
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Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 7 8 35 5 2 38
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Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 78 35 52 38
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Location Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Lyon
  • 04 78 35 52 38

Discover the medieval boroughs

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 Perched on a rocky outcrop or nested in the hollow of  a small valley, each village conceals good number of architectural testimonys attesting of the occupation of the area since very old times. Let us quote among these high places: Mornant with the old medieval borough around its church, Orliénas village strengthened with its castrum, Riverie old place-strong which supervised the perthuis co. Catherine, Taluyers with her church unit and priory, St-Andéol-the-Castle whose rectilinear plan of the old borough makes think of a country house.


Accommodation nearby

domaine-des-7-fontaines vienne

Domaine des 7 Fontaines

  • Vienne
  • 04 74 85 25 70
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 7 8 35 5 2 38
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 78 35 52 38
location-les-hautes-bruyeres lyon

Location Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Lyon
  • 04 78 35 52 38

Discover the soil of the Mornantais Country

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 This area located on a plate is also called “Balcony of the Lyonese” because it enjoys from an exceptional sight on the valley of the Rhone, the Dauphine one and the Alps. Thus, on this territory spread out the most varied cultures: since cereals, the truck farming and the meadows until the red fruit orchards, fisherman, pear trees and apple trees. Side vineyards: two names côtoient “AOC wine of the Slopes of the Lyonese” and “local wine of the Rhone-native Hills”.

The saltings and the fresh produce of the farm are found on the markets of Lyon.


Accommodation nearby

domaine-des-7-fontaines vienne

Domaine des 7 Fontaines

  • Vienne
  • 04 74 85 25 70
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 7 8 35 5 2 38
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 78 35 52 38
location-les-hautes-bruyeres lyon

Location Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Lyon
  • 04 78 35 52 38

The accompanied Stroll

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 You will be allured by the diversity of the aspects of the landscape which, in addition to the vines, the fruit-bearing cultures, is made up a plate notched by many brooks and rivers, and first buttresses of the Mounts of the Lyonese. You will be able to observe a broad variety of natural environments, of which several have an ecological interest some, according to diversity, the abundance and of the originality of the flora and fauna: meadows and moors of the plate of Montagny, the valley in Barret, the valley of Bozançon, the combe of Allier, the way of Great Excursion GR. 76 which crosses France of North to the South, the way of St Jacques de Compostelle which joined Puy in Velay.


Accommodation nearby

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Domaine des 7 Fontaines

  • Vienne
  • 04 74 85 25 70
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 7 8 35 5 2 38
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 78 35 52 38
location-les-hautes-bruyeres lyon

Location Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Lyon
  • 04 78 35 52 38

The VTT hikes in the Country Mornantais

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The Mornantais Country profits from a natural of quality and varied framework which lends itself perfectly to the practice of the VTT. An association mornantaise marked out 4 courses VTT green, blue, red, black corresponding to the 4 levels of difficulties, the beginning of Mornant.


Accommodation nearby

domaine-des-7-fontaines vienne

Domaine des 7 Fontaines

  • Vienne
  • 04 74 85 25 70
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 7 8 35 5 2 38
les-hautes-bruyeres ecully

Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Ecully
  • 04 78 35 52 38
location-les-hautes-bruyeres lyon

Location Les Hautes Bruyères

  • Lyon
  • 04 78 35 52 38



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