Bouvesse-Quirieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bouvesse-Quirieu in Isere

Photo is of Cremieu at 15 km from Bouvesse-Quirieu

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Bouvesse-Quirieu 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 Bouvesse-Quirieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 15 km and Belley at 21 km.

Bouvesse-Quirieu, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cremieu guide


at 21 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

See Belley guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ain department

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

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

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

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at 41 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
Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 44 km (direction 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 44 km (direction 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 44 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

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

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at 48 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 51 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Trevoux guide

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Map of places to visit near Bouvesse-Quirieu


Markets in and near Bouvesse-Quirieu

  • Lagnieu: market Monday (13km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (14km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (19km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (22km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (23km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Bouvesse-Quirieu, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (39km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (15km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (38km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (43km)
  • Parc de Gerland (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (37km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (42km)
  • Mont Granier (54km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (10km)
  • Morestel (14km)
  • Nances (37km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (40km)
  • Chaponnay (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (43km)

Geography and distances

Bouvesse-Quirieu is in the east of France at 72 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Bouvesse-Quirieu is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouvesse-Quirieu

Canton: Morestel

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38390

Distance to Bouvesse-Quirieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 630 km

from Nice: 275 km

from Bordeaux: 480 km

from Strasbourg: 357 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bouvesse-Quirieu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benonces, Briord, Charette, Montagnieu, Montalieu-Vercieu, Parmilieu, Porcieu-Amblagnieu, Saint-Baudille-de-la-Tour, Seillonnaz, Serrieres-de-Briord and Villebois.

This page in French: Visiter Bouvesse-Quirieu