Beon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Belley at 11 km from Beon

Visit Beon: highlights and tourist information

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Beon is situated in the Ain 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 Beon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 11 km and Aix-les-Bains at 23 km.

Beon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction south-west)

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit to Belley...

See Belley guide


at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in France...

See Aix-les-Bains guide


at 30 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy, enhanced further...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 31 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an exceptional region to...

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 33 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on the banks...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 35 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a boat to explore...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to visit and...

See Chambery guide


at 36 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on the shores of...

See Talloires guide


at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Isere department

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

See Cremieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction west)

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to be found...

See Perouges guide


at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow time to...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Beon


Markets in and near Beon

  • Culoz: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (12km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (13km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (15km)
  • Albens: market Friday (17km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (18km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (29km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (29km)

More information about Beon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Beon, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (52km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (41km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (25km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (23km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (33km)
  • Mont Veyrier (34km)
  • Roc de Chere (35km)
  • Mont Granier (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Aix-les-Bains (22km)
  • Morestel (30km)
  • Nances (30km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (36km)

Geography and distances

Beon is in the east of France at 56 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Beon is 421 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beon

Canton: Champagne-en-Valromey

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Beon

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 421 km

from Calais: 635 km

from Nice: 268 km

from Bordeaux: 507 km

from Strasbourg: 339 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artemare, Ceyzerieu, Champagne-en-Valromey, Chanaz, Chavornay, Chazey-Bons, Culoz, Cuzieu, Flaxieu, Lavours, Saint-Martin-de-Bavel, Talissieu, Vieu, Vions, Virieu-le-Petit and Vongnes.

This page in French: Visiter Beon