Pont-de-Veyle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pont-de-Veyle: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-de-Veyle is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 27 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Pont-de-Veyle is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Macon at 7 km and Solutre-Pouilly at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pont-de-Veyle, 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 Pont-de-Veyle 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 Pont-de-Veyle

Markets in and near Pont-de-Veyle

Market days in Pont-de-Veyle: weekly market: Monday;

  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (0km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (6km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (10km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (11km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (17km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (22km)

More information about Pont-de-Veyle, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pont-de-Veyle, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (14km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (17km)
  • Trevoux (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (26km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (33km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (26km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (38km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (41km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (14km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (29km)
  • Seille (Saône) (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-de-Veyle

Canton: Pont-de-Veyle

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pont-de-Veyle

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 567 km

from Nice: 341 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pont-de-Veyle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bage-la-Ville, Bage-le-Chatel, Bey, Biziat, Cormoranche-sur-Saone, Crottet, Cruzilles-les-Mepillat, Grieges, Laiz, Macon, Replonges, Saint-Andre-D'Huiriat, Saint-Andre-de-Bage, Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle and Saint-Laurent-sur-Saone.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-de-Veyle