Butter Island


Get your binoculars! On the river, come and discover the wild fauna and flora of the Rhône through walking routes in the heart of a protected natural site: the Ile du Beurre. You can enjoy it all year round. Numerous activities on offer!

Opening period

All year round, every Sunday between 2 pm and 6 pm.
From 17 February to 3 November, open every Sunday and public holiday from 2pm to 6pm
During school holidays (zone A), open Monday to Thursday from 10am to 12pm and from 2pm to 6pm, as well as Sundays from 2pm to 6pm

Closed in December and January, as well as on 1 May.

Spoken languages

  • English English
  • French French

Booking organism

Centre d'observation de la nature de l'île du Beurre

Téléphone : 04 74 56 62 62


  • Toilets
  • Car park
  • Parking
  • Coach parking


  • Guided individual tours
  • Unguided group tours
  • Guided group tours
  • Educational visits
  • Not open to the public
  • Themed tour
  • Unguided individual tours


Free access.


  • Check Check
  • Bank and post office cheques
  • Cash Cash
  • Credit transfer Credit transfer

Prestation d'activités

  • Activity

Adapted tourism

  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
  • Reserved space 330 cm wide < 100 m from the site

Type of clientele

  • Children
  • Groups


TIL Route 131: Vienne - Pélussin
or Route 214: Vienne - Condrieu
Stop: Condrieu - Bassenon

Access: Parking in front of the Bassenon college. 500 meters on foot.

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Useful information

1 route de Lyon
69420 Tupin-et-Semons
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