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Savigneux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Trevoux at 9 km from Savigneux

Visit Savigneux: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Trevoux at 9 km and Dombes at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Savigneux, 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 Savigneux in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See Trevoux guide


at 12 km (direction east)

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

See Dombes guide


at 13 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide


at 14 km (direction north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide


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

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

See Theize guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the...

See Bagnols guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Oingt guide


at 27 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La Tourette...

See Eveux guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 27 km (direction south), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide


at 27 km (direction south), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 27 km (direction south), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th...

See Lyon Old Town guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Perouges guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide

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

Map of places to visit near Savigneux


Markets in and near Savigneux

  • Amberieux-en-Dombes: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Jassans-Riottier: market Saturday (8km)
  • Trevoux: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-Corcy: market Sunday (11km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (12km)
  • Dombes: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Anse: market Friday (13km)
  • Neuville-sur-Saone: market Friday (14km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (16km)

More information about Savigneux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Savigneux, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (31km)

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (35km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Trevoux (9km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (16km)
  • Cremieu (44km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (27km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (28km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (12km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (14km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (24km)
  • Parc de Gerland (27km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (46km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (22km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (25km)
  • Roche de Solutré (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ecully (26km)
  • Vonnas (26km)
  • Macon (33km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (39km)
  • Chaponnay (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (25km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (34km)

Geography and distances

Savigneux is in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Savigneux is 369 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Savigneux

Canton: Saint-Trivier-sur-Moignans

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Savigneux

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 369 km

from Calais: 593 km

from Nice: 319 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 361 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberieux-en-Dombes, Ars-sur-Formans, Chaleins, Miserieux, Rance, Saint-Didier-de-Formans, Saint-Jean-de-Thurigneux, Sainte-Euphemie, Toussieux and Villeneuve.

This page in French: Visiter Savigneux

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