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Rignieux-le-Franc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rignieux-le-Franc: highlights and tourist information

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Rignieux-le-Franc is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 30 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Rignieux-le-Franc is 388 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perouges at 4 km and Dombes at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rignieux-le-Franc, 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 Rignieux-le-Franc 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 Rignieux-le-Franc


Markets in and near Rignieux-le-Franc

  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (9km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (13km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (14km)
  • Dombes: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-Corcy: market Sunday (18km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (21km)
  • Miribel: market Thursday (22km)

More information about Rignieux-le-Franc, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Rignieux-le-Franc, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (37km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (54km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (31km)
  • Parc de Gerland (33km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (38km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (24km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (30km)
  • Roche de Solutré (54km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (15km)
  • Vonnas (34km)
  • Ecully (36km)
  • Morestel (37km)
  • Chaponnay (40km)
  • Macon (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (31km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rignieux-le-Franc

Canton: Meximieux

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Rignieux-le-Franc

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 388 km

from Calais: 609 km

from Nice: 298 km

from Bordeaux: 466 km

from Strasbourg: 352 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Rignieux-le-Franc from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-Saint-Christophe, Chatillon-la-Palud, Chazey-sur-Ain, Crans, Faramans, Meximieux, Perouges, Saint-Eloi and Villieu-Loyes-Mollon.

This page in French: Visiter Rignieux-le-Franc

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