Bellegarde-Poussieu tourism and travel guide

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Bellegarde-Poussieu is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bellegarde-Poussieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Palais Ideal at 15 km and Vienne (town) at 17 km.

Bellegarde-Poussieu, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 15 km (direction south-south-east), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a fantastic creation...

See Palais Ideal guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it one of...

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at 18 km (direction west), in the Loire department

We found Malleval to be one of the loveliest villages in the Regional Natural...

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at 22 km (direction west), in the Loire department

The Chateau de Virieu and the old market hall are among the highlights when...

See Pelussin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south-east)

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex, is listed...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Drome department

A town for gourmands, Tain-l'Hermitage is visited for its excellent local chocolates and the...

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at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ardeche department

In Tournon-sur-Rhone there are several interesting monuments to explore and also the Eden Parc...

See Tournon-sur-Rhone guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-east), in the Drome department

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to the large...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 38 km (direction south-south-east), in the Drome department

The collegiale church in Romans-sur-Isere is a 12th-13th century church with medieval artworks...

See Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère guide


at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Rhone department

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops and restaurants that you...

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th century, a cathedral,...

See Lyon Old Town guide
Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Rhone department

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century architecture and upmarket shops...

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at 45 km (direction north-east)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also has an...

See Cremieu guide


at 45 km (direction west), in the Loire department

Originally an industrial town, regeneration of the Place Jean Jaures, the cathedral and the...

See Saint-Etienne guide

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Markets in and near Bellegarde-Poussieu

  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (15km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (17km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (17km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (19km)

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Tourist attractions near Bellegarde-Poussieu, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (40km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (45km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (43km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (40km)
  • Parc de Gerland (43km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (27km)
  • Perdrix Crest (30km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (45km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (48km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (51km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (28km)
  • Saint-Gervais (45km)
  • Ecully (46km)
  • Morestel (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (35km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (45km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (50km)

Geography and distances

Bellegarde-Poussieu is in the east of France at 64 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Bellegarde-Poussieu is 434 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bellegarde-Poussieu

Canton: Beaurepaire

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38270

Distance to Bellegarde-Poussieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 434 km

from Calais: 661 km

from Nice: 261 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bellegarde-Poussieu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouge-Chambalud, Jarcieu, La Chapelle-de-Surieu, Moissieu-sur-Dolon, Monsteroux-Milieu, Montseveroux, Pact, Primarette, Revel-Tourdan and Sonnay.

This page in French: Visiter Bellegarde-Poussieu