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Sandrans tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Dombes at 7 km from Sandrans

Visit Sandrans: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Dombes at 7 km and Belleville at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sandrans, 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 Sandrans in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Dombes

Dombes

at 7 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Dombes guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 19 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Trevoux guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Perouges guide
 
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Anse

Anse

at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Macon

Macon

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

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

See Macon guide
Theize

Theize

at 31 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the...

See Theize guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to...

See Bagnols guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest...

See Oingt guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century architecture and...

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Lyon

Lyon

at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops and restaurants...

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of...

See Lyon Old Town guide

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

Map of places to visit near Sandrans

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Markets in and near Sandrans

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (7km)
  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Dombes: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-Corcy: market Sunday (15km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (17km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (17km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (18km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (20km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (20km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about Sandrans, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Sandrans, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (40km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (33km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (36km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (47km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (48km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (20km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (26km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (33km)
  • Parc de Gerland (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (28km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (32km)
  • Roche de Solutré (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (17km)
  • Macon (29km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (35km)
  • Ecully (36km)
  • Morestel (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (33km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (45km)
 
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Geography and distances

Sandrans is in the east of France at 25 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Sandrans is 368 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sandrans

Canton: Châtillon-sur-Chalaronne

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Sandrans

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 368 km

from Calais: 590 km

from Nice: 318 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouligneux, La Chapelle-du-Chatelard, Relevant, Saint-Georges-sur-Renon, Saint-Germain-sur-Renon and Sainte-Olive.

This page in French: Visiter Sandrans

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