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Chevillard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chevillard in Ain

Photo is of Bourg-en-Bresse at 29 km from Chevillard

Visit Chevillard: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 29 km and Perouges at 39 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Chevillard, 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 Chevillard in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Perouges guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Belley guide


at 47 km (direction west)

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

See Dombes guide


at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

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

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

See Lake Annecy guide


at 50 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in...

See Cremieu guide


at 51 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

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

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide


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

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


at 57 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on...

See Talloires guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chevillard


Markets in and near Chevillard

  • Poncin: market Monday (14km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (15km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (18km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (18km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (20km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (26km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (29km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (29km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Chevillard, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chevillard, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (29km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (39km)
  • Gorges du Fier (42km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (44km)
  • Col de la Faucille (44km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (47km)
  • Lac des Rousses (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (38km)

Geography and distances

Chevillard is in the east of France at 29 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Chevillard is 390 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chevillard

Canton: Brénod

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Chevillard

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 390 km

from Calais: 604 km

from Nice: 299 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 320 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brenod, Condamine, Lantenay, Les Neyrolles, Maillat, Nantua, Outriaz, Peyriat, Saint-Martin-du-Frene and Vieu-d'Izenave.

This page in French: Visiter Chevillard

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