Izernore tourism and travel guide

Photo of Izernore in Ain

Visit Izernore: highlights and tourist information

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Izernore is situated in the Ain, Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 25 km from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital. (General information: Izernore is 379 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 25 km and Perouges at 46 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Izernore, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Izernore in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

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Map of places to visit near Izernore

Markets in and near Izernore

  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (9km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (19km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (24km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (25km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (29km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (30km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (33km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (33km)

More information about Izernore, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions to visit near Izernore, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Izernore and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (25km) [Map]
  • Voltaire Chateau (43km) [Map]

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (37km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (32km) [Map]
  • Lacs d'Étival (37km) [Map]
  • Lac de Lamoura (38km) [Map]
  • Col de la Faucille (39km) [Map]
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (44km) [Map]
  • Lac de Bonlieu (47km) [Map]
  • Source - Le Hérisson (47km) [Map]
  • Gorges du Fier (51km) [Map]
  • Lac des Rousses (52km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (43km) [Map]
  • Saint-Vulbas (48km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Izernore

Canton: Izernore

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 01580

Distance to Izernore

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 592 km

from Nice: 311 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 310 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Izernore from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Izernore): Bellignat, Brion, Corveissiat, Geovreisset, Geovreissiat, Groissiat, Martignat, Matafelon-Granges, Montreal-la-Cluse, Nurieux-Volognat, Samognat, Sonthonnax-la-Montagne and Thoirette.

This page in French: Visitez Izernore