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Montrevel-en-Bresse tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Bourg-en-Bresse at 17 km from Montrevel-en-Bresse

Visit Montrevel-en-Bresse: highlights and tourist information

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Montrevel-en-Bresse is situated in the Ain department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 17 km and Macon at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montrevel-en-Bresse, 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 Montrevel-en-Bresse in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 17 km (direction south-east)

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

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


at 23 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide


at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but...

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide


at 31 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important...

See Brancion guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny...

See Cluny guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect...

See Dombes guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the...

See Cormatin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction south)

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

See Perouges guide


at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Jura department

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region,...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


at 52 km (direction south-west)

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

See Trevoux guide


at 54 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montrevel-en-Bresse


Markets in and near Montrevel-en-Bresse

Market days in Montrevel-en-Bresse: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (17km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (20km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (20km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (23km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (26km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Montrevel-en-Bresse, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montrevel-en-Bresse, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (27km)
  • Trevoux (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (30km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (39km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (44km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (25km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (25km)
  • Roche de Solutré (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (17km)
  • Macon (23km)

Geography and distances

Montrevel-en-Bresse is in the east of France at 17 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Montrevel-en-Bresse is 349 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montrevel-en-Bresse

Canton: Montrevel-en-Bresse

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montrevel-en-Bresse

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 349 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 338 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 318 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montrevel-en-Bresse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Attignat, Cras-sur-Reyssouze, Etrez, Foissiat, Jayat, Malafretaz, Marsonnas and Saint-Didier-d'Aussiat.

This page in French: Visiter Montrevel-en-Bresse

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