Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 57 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses is 422 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 5 km and Aix-les-Bains at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses, 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 Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


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Map of places to visit near Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses

Markets in and near Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses

  • Belley: market Saturday (6km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (23km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (23km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (25km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (25km)
  • Albens: market Friday (26km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (27km)

More information about Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (23km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (41km)
  • Chartreuse (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (24km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (35km)
  • Mont Granier (42km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (44km)
  • Mont Veyrier (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (17km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (16km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (25km)
  • Nances (25km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses

Canton: Belley

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 422 km

from Calais: 639 km

from Nice: 265 km

from Bordeaux: 495 km

from Strasbourg: 352 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambleon, Andert-et-Condon, Arbignieu, Belley, Chazey-Bons, Cheignieu-la-Balme, Colomieu, Contrevoz, Conzieu, Cuzieu, Innimond, Marchamp and Pugieu.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-les-Paroisses