Thezillieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thezillieu: highlights and tourist information

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Thezillieu is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Thezillieu is 410 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 16 km and Perouges at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thezillieu, 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 Thezillieu 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 Thezillieu

Markets in and near Thezillieu

  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (9km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (16km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (19km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (20km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (26km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (26km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (27km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Thezillieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Thezillieu, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (45km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (34km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (25km)
  • Morestel (26km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (33km)
  • Nances (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thezillieu

Canton: Hauteville-Lompnes

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Thezillieu

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 410 km

from Calais: 626 km

from Nice: 277 km

from Bordeaux: 496 km

from Strasbourg: 340 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armix, Belmont-Luthezieu, Hostias, La Burbanche, Premillieu and Virieu-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Thezillieu