Sault-Brenaz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sault-Brenaz: highlights and tourist information

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Sault-Brenaz is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 42 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Sault-Brenaz is 406 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Sault-Brenaz, 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 Sault-Brenaz 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 Sault-Brenaz

Markets in and near Sault-Brenaz

  • Lagnieu: market Monday (8km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (20km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (20km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (22km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (22km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (23km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (24km)

More information about Sault-Brenaz, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Sault-Brenaz, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (41km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (19km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (41km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (44km)
  • Parc de Gerland (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (37km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (43km)
  • Mont Granier (59km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (10km)
  • Morestel (20km)
  • Nances (42km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (42km)
  • Chaponnay (45km)
  • Vonnas (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sault-Brenaz

Canton: Lagnieu

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Sault-Brenaz

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 406 km

from Calais: 624 km

from Nice: 280 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 351 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sault-Brenaz from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arandas, Benonces, Charette, Conand, Lagnieu, Montalieu-Vercieu, Parmilieu, Porcieu-Amblagnieu, Saint-Sorlin-en-Bugey, Seillonnaz, Serrieres-de-Briord, Souclin, Vertrieu and Villebois.

This page in French: Visiter Sault-Brenaz