Salavre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Salavre: highlights and tourist information

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Salavre is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Salavre is 357 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 20 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Salavre, 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 Salavre 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 Salavre

Markets in and near Salavre

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (8km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (26km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (31km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (32km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (32km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (35km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (37km)

More information about Salavre, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Salavre, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Salavre.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (36km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (36km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (38km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (42km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (43km)
  • Lac du Val (46km)
  • Lac de Chambly (47km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (47km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (47km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (47km)
  • Lac de Chalain (48km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (51km)
  • Source - la Seille (52km)
  • Lac du Vernois (52km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (53km)
  • Lac de Narlay (53km)
  • Lac du Fioget (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (32km)
  • Macon (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Salavre

Canton: Coligny

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Salavre

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 357 km

from Calais: 571 km

from Nice: 332 km

from Bordeaux: 491 km

from Strasbourg: 306 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beny, Bourcia, Chazelles, Coligny, Courmangoux, Florentia, La Balme-d'Epy, Nantey, Pirajoux, Pressiat, Saint-Jean-d'Etreux, Senaud, Val-d'Epy, Verjon and Villemotier.

This page in French: Visiter Salavre