Brion tourism and travel guide

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Visit Brion: highlights and tourist information

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Brion is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 25 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Brion is 383 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 25 km and Perouges at 42 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brion, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Brion in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Brion

Markets in and near Brion

  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (13km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (15km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (21km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (22km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (22km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (32km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (33km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Brion, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Brion, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Brion.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (25km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (36km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (41km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (42km)
  • Col de la Faucille (42km)
  • Gorges du Fier (48km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (48km)
  • Lac des Rousses (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (43km)
  • Vonnas (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brion

Canton: Nantua

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Brion

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 383 km

from Calais: 597 km

from Nice: 306 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 315 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ceignes, Geovreissiat, Groissiat, Izernore, Les Neyrolles, Leyssard, Maillat, Martignat, Montreal-la-Cluse, Nantua, Nurieux-Volognat, Peyriat, Port and Saint-Martin-du-Frene.

This page in French: Visiter Brion