Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 39 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Trevoux at 8 km and Dombes at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux, 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-Jean-de-Thurigneux 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-Jean-de-Thurigneux

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux

  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-Corcy: market Sunday (6km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (7km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (9km)
  • Dombes: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (10km)
  • Anse: market Friday (13km)
  • Rillieux-la-Pape: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Miribel: market Thursday (15km)
  • Chazay-d'Azergues: market Thursday & Thursday (16km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (26km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (41km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (8km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (20km)
  • Cremieu (38km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (48km)
  • Saint-Galmier (59km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (22km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (22km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (15km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (17km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (19km)
  • Parc de Gerland (22km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (51km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (16km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (19km)
  • Roche de Solutré (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (21km)
  • Vonnas (31km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (34km)
  • Chaponnay (36km)
  • Macon (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (19km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (31km)
  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux

Canton: Reyrieux

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 599 km

from Nice: 313 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 364 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberieux-en-Dombes, Ars-sur-Formans, Civrieux, Genay, Massieux, Miserieux, Monthieux, Parcieux, Rance, Reyrieux, Saint-Andre-de-Corcy, Savigneux and Toussieux.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux