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Grieges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grieges: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Macon at 6 km and Solutre-Pouilly at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grieges, 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 Grieges in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Macon

Macon

at 6 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 11 km (direction west-north-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 18 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 25 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Cluny guide
 
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Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Dombes guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Brancion guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 34 km (direction south-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Tournus guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

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

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th...

See Cormatin 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 in...

See Tournus abbey guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Trevoux guide
Anse

Anse

at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide
Theize

Theize

at 39 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the...

See Oingt guide

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Map of places to visit near Grieges

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Markets in and near Grieges

  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (3km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (5km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (9km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (12km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (17km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (20km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Grieges, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Grieges, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (11km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (17km)
  • Trevoux (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (25km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (35km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (24km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (37km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (38km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (11km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (30km)
  • Seille (Saône) (30km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Grieges is in the east of France at 30 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Grieges is 345 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grieges

Canton: Pont-de-Veyle

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Grieges

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 345 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 342 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 338 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bage-le-Chatel, Bey, Cormoranche-sur-Saone, Creches-sur-Saone, Crottet, Cruzilles-les-Mepillat, Garnerans, Laiz, Macon, Pont-de-Veyle, Saint-Andre-D'Huiriat, Saint-Andre-de-Bage, Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle, Saint-Laurent-sur-Saone and Varennes-les-Macon.

This page in French: Visiter Grieges

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