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Cessy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cessy in Ain

Photo is of Divonne-les-Bains at 7 km from Cessy

Visit Cessy: highlights and tourist information

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Cessy is situated in the Ain department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 7 km and Yvoire at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cessy, 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 Cessy in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is...

See Yvoire guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

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

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around...

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 40 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Evian is a very lovely town, also well known...

See Evian guide


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

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

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

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

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 49 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty...

See Veyrier du Lac guide


at 50 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

It will be the mountain scenery around Abondance that dominates...

See Abondance guide


Ski resort at 51 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Morzine is a popular ski resort within the Portes du...

See Morzine guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

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

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

See La Clusaz guide


Most Beautiful Village at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


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

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region,...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 59 km (direction north-west), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty...

See Chateau-Chalon guide


at 61 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

While Mont-Blanc and the mountain scenery is the main attraction,...

See Sallanches guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cessy


Markets in and near Cessy

  • Gex: market Saturday (2km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (7km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (18km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (18km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (18km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (19km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (20km)

More information about Cessy, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cessy, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (7km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (16km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (20km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Faucille (7km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (11km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (16km)
  • Lac des Rousses (21km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (27km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (29km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (33km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (33km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (35km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (37km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (37km)
  • Mole (38km)
  • Lac de Narlay (38km)
  • Lac du Vernois (39km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (39km)
  • Lac du Val (40km)
  • Lac du Fioget (40km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (42km)
  • Lac de Chambly (42km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (44km)
  • Lac de Chalain (45km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (45km)
  • Col de la Colombière (48km)
  • Col de Romme (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Cessy is in the east of France at 66 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Cessy is 397 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cessy

Canton: Gex

Arrondissement: Gex

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Cessy

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 397 km

from Calais: 601 km

from Nice: 306 km

from Bordeaux: 543 km

from Strasbourg: 282 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chevry, Crozet, Divonne-les-Bains, Echenevex, Gex, Grilly, Mijoux, Ornex, Sauverny, Segny, Versonnex and Vesancy.

This page in French: Visiter Cessy

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