Rhône-Alpes is a region of France. The capital is Lyon. In 2010 about six million people lived in the region. Grenoble and Saint-Étienne are also important cities in the Region.
The departments in the region are:
Rhône-Alpes region has hosted the Winter Olympics three times; in 1924 at Chamonix, 1968 at Grenoble, and 1992 at Albertville.