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Saint-Sulpice tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Macon at 16 km from Saint-Sulpice

Visit Saint-Sulpice: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Macon at 16 km and Bourg-en-Bresse at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Sulpice, 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-Sulpice in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Macon

Macon

at 16 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest...

See Macon guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 24 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus,...

See Tournus guide
 
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Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre...

See Brancion guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys...

See Cluny guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple...

See Belleville guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 36 km (direction south)

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect...

See Dombes guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th...

See Cormatin guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 47 km (direction south-west)

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical monuments...

See Trevoux guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction south-south-east)

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite...

See Perouges guide
Anse

Anse

at 50 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains...

See Anse guide
Theize

Theize

at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour...

See Theize guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ain

Map of places to visit near Saint-Sulpice

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Markets in and near Saint-Sulpice

  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (12km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (13km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (17km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (20km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Sulpice, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (25km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (23km)
  • Trevoux (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (25km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (32km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (38km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (23km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (23km)
  • Roche de Solutré (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (12km)
  • Macon (17km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Sulpice is in the east of France at 19 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sulpice is 347 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sulpice

Canton: Montrevel-en-Bresse

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Sulpice

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 347 km

from Calais: 565 km

from Nice: 340 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 324 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Sulpice from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bereziat, Confrancon, Curtafond, Dommartin, Marsonnas, Saint-Cyr-sur-Menthon, Saint-Didier-d'Aussiat, Saint-Genis-sur-Menthon and Saint-Martin-le-Chatel.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sulpice

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