Montmerle-sur-Saone tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montmerle-sur-Saone: highlights and tourist information

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Montmerle-sur-Saone is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Montmerle-sur-Saone is 357 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belleville at 3 km and Trevoux at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montmerle-sur-Saone, 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 Montmerle-sur-Saone 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 Montmerle-sur-Saone

Markets in and near Montmerle-sur-Saone

Market days in Montmerle-sur-Saone: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (0km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (11km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (12km)
  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (15km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (16km)
  • Anse: market Friday (18km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (22km)

More information about Montmerle-sur-Saone, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montmerle-sur-Saone, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (40km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (24km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (36km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (37km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (4km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (17km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (35km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (35km)
  • Parc de Gerland (37km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (24km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (33km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (35km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (23km)
  • Macon (24km)
  • Ecully (35km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (35km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmerle-sur-Saone

Canton: Thoissey

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montmerle-sur-Saone

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 357 km

from Calais: 582 km

from Nice: 330 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 357 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montmerle-sur-Saone from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belleville, Genouilleux, Guereins, Lurcy, Messimy-sur-Saone, Montceaux, Peyzieux-sur-Saone, Saint-Georges-de-Reneins, Saint-Jean-d'Ardieres and Taponas.

This page in French: Visiter Montmerle-sur-Saone