Bourgoin-Jallieu tourism and travel guide

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Bourgoin-Jallieu 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 Bourgoin-Jallieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 15 km and Vienne (town) at 32 km.

Bourgoin-Jallieu, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Cremieu guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Vienne (town) guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Perouges guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Belley guide
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at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

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

See Palais Ideal guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

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

See Malleval guide


at 50 km (direction 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 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loire department

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

See Pelussin guide


at 51 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect for fishing and...

See Dombes guide


at 56 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical monuments paying...

See Trevoux guide

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Markets in and near Bourgoin-Jallieu

Market days in Bourgoin-Jallieu: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (10km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (15km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (17km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (17km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (20km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (23km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Bourgoin-Jallieu, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (39km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (39km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (40km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (45km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (36km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (39km)
  • Mont Jalla (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (17km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (27km)
  • Chaponnay (27km)
  • Nances (40km)
  • Ecully (44km)
  • Saint-Gervais (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (39km)

Geography and distances

Bourgoin-Jallieu is in the east of France at 56 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Bourgoin-Jallieu is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourgoin-Jallieu

Canton: Bourgoin-Jallieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38300

Distance to Bourgoin-Jallieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 648 km

from Nice: 262 km

from Bordeaux: 466 km

from Strasbourg: 382 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bourgoin-Jallieu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chezeneuve, Crachier, Domarin, Maubec, Meyrie, Nivolas-Vermelle, Ruy, Saint-Agnin-sur-Bion, Saint-Alban-de-Roche, Saint-Savin and Serezin-de-la-Tour.

This page in French: Visiter Bourgoin-Jallieu


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