Montagnieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montagnieu: highlights and tourist information

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Montagnieu is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 50 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Montagnieu is 414 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 17 km and Cremieu at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montagnieu, 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 Montagnieu 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 Montagnieu

Markets in and near Montagnieu

  • Morestel: market Sunday (13km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (16km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (17km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (23km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (23km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (25km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Montagnieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montagnieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (34km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (18km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (41km)
  • Gorges du Fier (45km)
  • Mont Granier (51km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (13km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (15km)
  • Nances (34km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (36km)
  • Chaponnay (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montagnieu

Canton: Lhuis

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montagnieu

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 414 km

from Calais: 632 km

from Nice: 272 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 355 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benonces, Bouvesse-Quirieu, Briord, Lhuis, Lompnas, Marchamp, Montalieu-Vercieu, Ordonnaz, Porcieu-Amblagnieu, Seillonnaz and Serrieres-de-Briord.

This page in French: Visiter Montagnieu