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Visit Arbent: highlights and tourist information

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Arbent is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 36 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Arbent is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 36 km and Divonne-les-Bains at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arbent, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Arbent in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ain

Map of places to visit near Arbent

Markets in and near Arbent

  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (4km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (17km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (23km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (24km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (30km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (30km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (31km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Arbent, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Arbent, France

What to do at Arbent? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Arbent.

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (33km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (36km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (25km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (20km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (26km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (26km)
  • Col de la Faucille (28km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (32km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (36km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (36km)
  • Lac du Val (39km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (40km)
  • Lac des Rousses (40km)
  • Lac de Chambly (41km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (41km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (42km)
  • Lac du Vernois (43km)
  • Lac de Narlay (43km)
  • Lac de Chalain (43km)
  • Lac du Fioget (45km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (46km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (48km)
  • Gorges du Fier (51km)
  • Mont Veyrier (58km)

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Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arbent

Canton: Oyonnax-Nord

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Arbent

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 589 km

from Nice: 314 km

from Bordeaux: 513 km

from Strasbourg: 299 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellignat, Condes, Dortan, Geovreisset, Lavancia-Epercy, Oyonnax, Rogna and Viry.

This page in French: Visiter Arbent

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