Paris, which is the national capital, is situated 210 miles (338 kilometers) northwest of Fleurie, while Lyon lies 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south.
This region is a popular tourism destination. To discover why, rent a vehicle and discover the cities, towns and villages within easy traveling distance of Fleurie. While you are in Rhone, take a trip to Belleville. It's approximately 6 miles (10 kilometers) from Fleurie and is home to the Popy Park and Eglise de Belleville. If you have the time to spend longer in this part of the country, travel to Solutre-Pouilly to visit the Domaine du Chalet Pouilly and Solutre Rocks. Solutre-Pouilly is 7 miles (11 kilometers) away.
Around 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east of Fleurie is Bourg-en-Bresse, a regional center home to Ainterexpo, Brou Cathedral and Bourg-en-Bresse Cathedral. Parc de Loisirs de Bouvent and Golf Bourg en Bresse are good places to visit.
Visitors to Rhone often head to the region's open-air markets. Rhone is home to some significant churches and other places of worship, perfect places to get an insight into the region's spiritual side.
Be sure to pack comfortable shoes and join a knowledgeable guide for one of the culinary tours, winery tours and city walking tours.
When it's time to head back to the comforts of home, you'll be bidding Fleurie a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).