Pirajoux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pirajoux: highlights and tourist information

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Pirajoux is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 19 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Pirajoux is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 19 km and Macon at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pirajoux, 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 Pirajoux in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Pirajoux

Markets in and near Pirajoux

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (8km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (29km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (29km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (30km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (33km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (34km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (36km)

More information about Pirajoux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pirajoux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (43km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (47km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (32km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (32km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (42km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (45km)
  • Roche de Solutré (45km)
  • Lac du Val (49km)
  • Lac de Chambly (49km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (50km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (50km)
  • Lac de Chalain (50km)
  • Source - la Seille (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (29km)
  • Macon (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pirajoux

Canton: Coligny

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pirajoux

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 568 km

from Nice: 335 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 307 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaupont, Beny, Chazelles, Coligny, Courmangoux, Domsure, Marboz, Nanc-les-Saint-Amour, Saint-Jean-d'Etreux, Salavre, Verjon and Villemotier.

This page in French: Visiter Pirajoux