Cheignieu-la-Balme tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cheignieu-la-Balme: highlights and tourist information

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Cheignieu-la-Balme is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 51 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Cheignieu-la-Balme is 417 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 9 km and Aix-les-Bains at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cheignieu-la-Balme, 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 Cheignieu-la-Balme in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Cheignieu-la-Balme

Markets in and near Cheignieu-la-Balme

  • Belley: market Saturday (10km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (17km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (20km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (22km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (23km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Albens: market Friday (27km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (27km)

More information about Cheignieu-la-Balme, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cheignieu-la-Balme, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (34km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (44km)
  • Mont Veyrier (45km)
  • Mont Granier (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (22km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (20km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (25km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (28km)
  • Nances (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cheignieu-la-Balme

Canton: Virieu-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Cheignieu-la-Balme

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 417 km

from Calais: 633 km

from Nice: 270 km

from Bordeaux: 496 km

from Strasbourg: 347 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cheignieu-la-Balme from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andert-et-Condon, Armix, Chazey-Bons, Contrevoz, Cuzieu, Innimond, La Burbanche, Marchamp, Ordonnaz, Premillieu, Pugieu, Rossillon, Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses, Saint-Martin-de-Bavel and Virieu-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Cheignieu-la-Balme