Rhone is a department in the Rhonetal region of France. Even though the department is quite quiet itself, the city of Lyon is situated here and therefore brings a lot of tourism to this part of central eastern France. There are many areas to visit while on holiday in Rhone accommodation, for example the Pays du Pierre Dorée, or the land of golden stone. The area is known for its quaint villages that are made from golden stone from a nearby quarry, for example Bagnols and Theizé: They both have an attractive castle and church to explore. The Monts du Lyonnais area meanwhile, are a great place to head to from holiday apartments Rhone to enjoy the landscape, fresh air and nature. There are both walking and cycling trails for you enjoy, as well as being scattered with small villages along the way.
Belleville is a sweet town in the Saone Valley and is a great place to visit for its Hameau Duboeuf park. The park is dedicated to wine and railways and is always a popular spot to head to for the Lyon locals. Lyon, however, is without a doubt the star of the department and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its architecture, for example at Croix-Rousse, which used to be the silk capital of the world. If you book holiday apartments Rhone in December, you'll be treated to the Festival of Light that's held in Lyon and it's a spectacular sight to see. Rhone accommodation allows you to be flexible on holiday too, so if you want to travel around, it's easy to: The departments Ain and Loire for example, neighbour Rhone and the regions Burgundy and Ardeche lie to the north and west respectively.