Port tourism and travel guide

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Visit Port: highlights and tourist information

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Port 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: Port is 385 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 27 km and Perouges at 42 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Port, 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 Port 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 Port

Markets in and near Port

  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (13km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (15km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (21km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (22km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (31km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (31km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (33km)

More information about Port, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Port, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (27km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (35km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (41km)
  • Col de la Faucille (41km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (42km)
  • Gorges du Fier (46km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (48km)
  • Lac des Rousses (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (43km)
  • Vonnas (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Port

Canton: Nantua

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Port

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

from Paris: 385 km

from Calais: 598 km

from Nice: 305 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 315 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brion, Ceignes, Geovreissiat, Les Neyrolles, Maillat, Martignat, Montreal-la-Cluse, Nantua, Nurieux-Volognat, Peyriat and Saint-Martin-du-Frene.

This page in French: Visiter Port