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Pougny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pougny in Ain

Photo is of Divonne-les-Bains at 28 km from Pougny

Visit Pougny: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 28 km and Annecy at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pougny, 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 Pougny in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 28 km (direction north-east)

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva...

See Yvoire guide


at 39 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Talloires guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very...

See La Clusaz guide


at 46 km (direction south-west)

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

See Belley guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around...

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 56 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Evian is a very lovely town, also well known as a spa...

See Evian guide


at 67 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which...

See Beaufort guide

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Map of places to visit near Pougny


Markets in and near Pougny

  • Valleiry: market Sunday (4km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (10km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (11km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (11km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (18km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (21km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (22km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (23km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (24km)

More information about Pougny, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pougny, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (29km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Faucille (26km)
  • Gorges du Fier (27km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (28km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (29km)
  • Mont Veyrier (32km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (36km)
  • Roc de Chere (38km)
  • Mole (39km)
  • Lac des Rousses (42km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (42km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (43km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (44km)
  • Col de la Colombière (44km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Pougny is in the east of France at 56 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Pougny is 405 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pougny

Canton: Collonges

Arrondissement: Gex

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pougny

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 405 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 290 km

from Bordeaux: 529 km

from Strasbourg: 304 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Challex, Chenex, Chevrier, Collonges, Dingy-en-Vuache, Farges, Leaz, Peron, Valleiry and Vulbens.

This page in French: Visiter Pougny

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