Chaley tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chaley: highlights and tourist information

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Chaley is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 36 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Chaley is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 24 km and Perouges at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chaley, 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 Chaley 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 Chaley

Markets in and near Chaley

  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (6km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (15km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (17km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (18km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (24km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (25km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (28km)

More information about Chaley, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chaley, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (36km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (33km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (23km)
  • Morestel (32km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (42km)
  • Nances (46km)
  • Vonnas (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chaley

Canton: Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Chaley

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 618 km

from Nice: 285 km

from Bordeaux: 493 km

from Strasbourg: 337 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aranc, Argis, Evosges, Hauteville-Lompnes, Hostias, Nivollet-Montgriffon, Oncieu and Tenay.

This page in French: Visiter Chaley