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Leyment tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Perouges at 9 km from Leyment

Visit Leyment: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Perouges at 9 km and Cremieu at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Leyment, 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 Leyment in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west)

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

See Perouges guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-west), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France,...

See Cremieu guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Dombes guide


at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit...

See Belley guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

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

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century architecture...

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


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

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops and restaurants...

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

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

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th...

See Lyon Old Town guide


at 40 km (direction west)

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

See Trevoux guide


at 45 km (direction west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide


at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide


at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 55 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it...

See Vienne (town) guide


at 56 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Leyment


Markets in and near Leyment

  • Lagnieu: market Monday (5km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (14km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (14km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (20km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (21km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (21km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Dombes: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Leyment, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Leyment, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (43km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (61km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (38km)
  • Parc de Gerland (40km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (47km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (30km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (37km)
  • Roche de Solutré (61km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (10km)
  • Morestel (31km)
  • Vonnas (40km)
  • Chaponnay (43km)
  • Ecully (43km)
  • Nances (54km)
  • Macon (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (38km)

Geography and distances

Leyment is in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Leyment is 394 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Leyment

Canton: Lagnieu

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Leyment

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 394 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 292 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberieu-en-Bugey, Ambutrix, Bettant, Charnoz-sur-Ain, Chateau-Gaillard, Chatillon-la-Palud, Chazey-sur-Ain, Lagnieu, Saint-Denis-en-Bugey, Saint-Maurice-de-Remens, Saint-Sorlin-en-Bugey, Sainte-Julie, Vaux-en-Bugey, Vertrieu and Villieu-Loyes-Mollon.

This page in French: Visiter Leyment

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