Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne: highlights and tourist information

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Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 26 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne is 358 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleville at 13 km and Dombes at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne, 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 Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne 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 Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne

Markets in and near Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (5km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (8km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (11km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (13km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (13km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (19km)
  • Dombes: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (21km)

More information about Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (23km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (4km)
  • Trevoux (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (36km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (38km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (17km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (28km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (40km)
  • Parc de Gerland (43km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (23km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (37km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (40km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (42km)
  • Seille (Saône) (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (11km)
  • Macon (19km)
  • Ecully (42km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (41km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne

Canton: Châtillon-sur-Chalaronne

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 358 km

from Calais: 580 km

from Nice: 329 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 346 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baneins, Chaneins, Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne, Illiat, Relevant, Saint-Etienne-sur-Chalaronne, Sulignat and Valeins.

This page in French: Visiter Dompierre-sur-Chalaronne