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Izieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Izieu: highlights and tourist information

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Izieu is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 69 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Izieu is 434 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 13 km and Aix-les-Bains at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Izieu, 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 Izieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Izieu


Markets in and near Izieu

  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (13km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (13km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (13km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Albens: market Friday (28km)

More information about Izieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Izieu, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (20km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (32km)
  • Massif des Bauges (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (17km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (30km)
  • Gorges du Fier (41km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (47km)
  • Roc de Chere (49km)
  • Mont Veyrier (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (7km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (13km)
  • Nances (14km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (21km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Izieu

Canton: Belley

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Izieu

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 69 km

from Paris: 434 km

from Calais: 652 km

from Nice: 252 km

from Bordeaux: 495 km

from Strasbourg: 363 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aoste, Bregnier-Cordon, Champagneux, Granieu, Gresin, Les Avenieres, Murs-et-Gelignieux, Peyrieu, Premeyzel, Saint-Bois, Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers and Saint-Maurice-de-Rotherens.

This page in French: Visiter Izieu

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