Common of the foothills of the Monts du Lyonnais, with a hilly plateau morphology and a surface area of 375 ha, St Genis les Ollières has a rich and diversified natural heritage.
42 hectares of classified woodland, 90 hectares of natural areas, 83 hectares of agricultural land, 3 squares.... Nature is omnipresent in this village on the outskirts of Lyon, where it is good to live. The municipality of 5000 inhabitants, is served by public transport, has a school group, a cultural area, a children's home, a music school, a gymnasium, a football stadium, covered tennis courts... and local shops.
Every year, the Changez d'Air festival, dedicated to contemporary music, is organized there.