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Confrancon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Confrancon in Ain

Photo is of Bourg-en-Bresse at 14 km from Confrancon

Visit Confrancon: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 14 km and Macon at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Confrancon, 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 Confrancon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Macon

Macon

at 18 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest...

See Macon guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 26 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of...

See Belleville guide
 
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Dombes

Dombes

at 30 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Dombes guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey...

See Tournus abbey guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre...

See Brancion guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in...

See Cluny guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Perouges guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 42 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the...

See Cormatin guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 43 km (direction south-west)

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical monuments...

See Trevoux guide
Anse

Anse

at 46 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains that hint...

See Anse guide
Theize

Theize

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

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the...

See Theize guide

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

Map of places to visit near Confrancon

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Markets in and near Confrancon

  • Vonnas: market Thursday (8km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (14km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (18km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (19km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Confrancon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Confrancon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (27km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (14km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (18km)
  • Trevoux (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (28km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (37km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (35km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (27km)
  • Seille (Saône) (30km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Confrancon is in the east of France at 14 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Confrancon is 353 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Confrancon

Canton: Montrevel-en-Bresse

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Confrancon

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 353 km

from Calais: 571 km

from Nice: 334 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 327 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Curtafond, Mezeriat, Polliat, Saint-Didier-d'Aussiat, Saint-Genis-sur-Menthon, Saint-Martin-le-Chatel, Saint-Sulpice, Vandeins and Vonnas.

This page in French: Visiter Confrancon

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