Belleville is a commune of the Rhone department in eastern France. It is located on the Rhone River in the Beaujolais wine region, approximately 35min from Lyon.
Belleville is not a tourist town however there are opportunities for wine tasting at nearby Chateau de Corcelles-en-Beaujolais and the Earl Frederic Trichard Winery. In the town itself is the church of Notre-Dame and the Hotel Dieu which is a well preserved former hospital.
Things to see and do
* Earl Frederic Trichard Winery
* Belleville Market
* Church of Notre-Dame
* Hotel Dieu
* Chateau de Corcelles-en-Beaujolais
Cruise Season – March - Dec
Currency – Euro (EUR)
Language – French
Land Area – 410.42 km²
Population – 7,300 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style.
Time – UTC plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 44
Port Location – The river port at Belleville is located on the Rhone river