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1 Espace Claude Rouet | Mairie d'Oingt, 69620 Oingt, France
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

It is interesting to know that the stones for building houses in this village used to be inexpensive material but nowadays because the quarry and such stones were no longer available, anyone who wanted to construct a house of the style they would actually need...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We toured Oingt for a couple of hours on Saturday, June 2, 2018 with friends as part of our full day visit to the Beaujolais region. We'd also visited a local vintner for a wine tasting and vineyard tour. The hilltop village of Oingt is...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2018

Wandering this town and bopping into the various shops is sure to stir your imagination of a simple life in a beautiful French village. Very friendly with several recommended restaurants.

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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times. Lovely French village atmosphere, with some great galleries if you are into paint work. Also many local vineries around. Certainly worth a visit.

Thank Yavar K
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The Nizy gate is the only vestige of the rampart that protected the city in the thirteenth century. Once you step through the gate you enter a remarkably well preserved and restored medieval hilltop village. All structures are constructed of a golden yellow stone. There...More

Thank Larry C
Reviewed September 23, 2017

On the way through the Beaujolais Region we visited Oingt. This is a beautiful village with a honey colored brickwork on the buildings, giving a warm appeal. There is not much to do there other than to soak up the ambiance. the view from the...More

Thank Joe9069
Reviewed July 30, 2017

Oingt (pronounced “waa” with a guttural “aa”) is one of the most beautiful villages we have ever visited in France. It’s located in the lovely Beaujolais countryside, and it’s not too far from Lyon. All the buildings are covered in beautiful honey colored stone. You...More

Thank sssteveg
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Oingt is very photogenic and a wonderful place to relax and have a great meal. It's not too far off the beaten path and well worth the effort.

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Very quaint and artistic town with some great spots to stop and have a coffee, glass of wine, or an excellent meal. Give yourself enough time to explore the artisan stores and galleries

Thank bruce c
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Great for strolling through the streets with lovely crafts and wine shops as well as fascinating views over the Beaujolais countryside. Only 40minutes away from Lyon.

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