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Peyrieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Peyrieu in Ain

Photo is of Belley at 10 km from Peyrieu

Visit Peyrieu: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 10 km and Aix-les-Bains at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyrieu, 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 Peyrieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Belley

Belley

at 10 km (direction )

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

See Belley guide
Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 19 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Chambery

Chambery

at 23 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very...

See Chambery guide
Cremieu

Cremieu

at 33 km (direction west), in the Isere department

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

See Cremieu guide
 
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Annecy

Annecy

at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an...

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a boat...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Talloires

Talloires

at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on the...

See Talloires guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Perouges guide
Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 49 km (direction south-east), in the Isere department

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of...

See Les-7-Laux guide

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Map of places to visit near Peyrieu

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Markets in and near Peyrieu

  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (9km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (16km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (16km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (21km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Albens: market Friday (24km)

More information about Peyrieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Peyrieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (17km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (33km)
  • Massif des Bauges (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (15km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (30km)
  • Gorges du Fier (37km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (43km)
  • Roc de Chere (45km)
  • Mont Veyrier (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (11km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (13km)
  • Morestel (16km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (18km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (35km)
 
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Geography and distances

Peyrieu is in the east of France at 68 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Peyrieu is 434 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyrieu

Canton: Belley

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Peyrieu

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 434 km

from Calais: 651 km

from Nice: 253 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbignieu, Bregnier-Cordon, Brens, Conzieu, Izieu, La Balme, Loisieux, Murs-et-Gelignieux, Premeyzel, Saint-Bois, Saint-Pierre-d'Alvey, Traize and Virignin.

This page in French: Visiter Peyrieu

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