Surjoux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Surjoux: highlights and tourist information

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Surjoux is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 49 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Surjoux is 408 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 29 km and Lake Annecy at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Surjoux, 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 Surjoux 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 Surjoux

Markets in and near Surjoux

  • Seyssel: market Monday (8km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (10km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (16km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (16km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (25km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (27km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (28km)

More information about Surjoux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Surjoux, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (35km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (40km)
  • Cremieu (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (45km)
  • Haut-Jura (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (42km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (22km)
  • Mont Veyrier (32km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (34km)
  • Roc de Chere (37km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (41km)
  • Col de la Faucille (42km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Surjoux

Canton: Bellegarde-sur-Valserine

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Surjoux

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 408 km

from Calais: 620 km

from Nice: 283 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 320 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bassy, Billiat, Challonges, Chanay, Chene-en-Semine, Franclens, Injoux-Genissiat, Lhopital, Saint-Germain-sur-Rhone and Usinens.

This page in French: Visiter Surjoux