Groissiat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Groissiat: highlights and tourist information

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Groissiat is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 29 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Groissiat is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 29 km and Divonne-les-Bains at 44 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Groissiat, 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 Groissiat 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 Groissiat

Markets in and near Groissiat

  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (6km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (22km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (27km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (27km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (28km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (29km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (29km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (30km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Groissiat, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Groissiat, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (29km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (29km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (35km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (35km)
  • Col de la Faucille (36km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (41km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (45km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (45km)
  • Lac du Val (48km)
  • Gorges du Fier (49km)
  • Lac des Rousses (49km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (50km)
  • Mont Veyrier (57km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Groissiat

Canton: Oyonnax-Sud

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Groissiat

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

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 594 km

from Nice: 309 km

from Bordeaux: 506 km

from Strasbourg: 308 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apremont, Bellignat, Brion, Charix, Geovreisset, Geovreissiat, Izernore, Martignat, Matafelon-Granges, Montreal-la-Cluse, Oyonnax, Samognat and Thoirette.

This page in French: Visiter Groissiat