Billiat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Billiat in Ain

Photo is of Annecy at 33 km from Billiat

Visit Billiat: highlights and tourist information

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Billiat 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 Billiat in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 33 km and Lake Annecy at 34 km.

Billiat, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 33 km (direction east-south-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 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Belley guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 40 km (direction east-south-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 42 km (direction north-east)

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure lake and...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Talloires guide


at 44 km (direction south-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 45 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


Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Perouges guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very popular with French...

See La Clusaz guide


Most Beautiful Village at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is extraordinarily pretty and...

See Yvoire guide


at 57 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


at 66 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village on the hill...

See Albertville guide

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Map of places to visit near Billiat


Markets in and near Billiat

  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (5km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (14km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (15km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (18km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (23km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (24km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (24km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (27km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (29km)

More information about Billiat, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Billiat, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (32km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (41km)
  • Cremieu (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (41km)
  • Massif des Bauges (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (27km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (36km)
  • Mont Veyrier (36km)
  • Col de la Faucille (37km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (39km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (39km)
  • Roc de Chere (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Billiat is in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Billiat is 403 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Billiat

Canton: Bellegarde-sur-Valserine

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Billiat

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 403 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 289 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 316 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, Chene-en-Semine, Eloise, Franclens, Injoux-Genissiat, Lancrans, Saint-Germain-sur-Rhone, Surjoux and Villes.

This page in French: Visiter Billiat