Torcieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Torcieu: highlights and tourist information

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Torcieu is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 34 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Torcieu is 399 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perouges at 17 km and Cremieu at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Torcieu, 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 Torcieu 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 Torcieu

Markets in and near Torcieu

  • Lagnieu: market Monday (4km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (15km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (17km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (18km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (22km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (26km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (28km)

More information about Torcieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Torcieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (46km)
  • Aquarium de Lyon (50km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (24km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (45km)
  • Parc de Gerland (47km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (38km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (13km)
  • Morestel (28km)
  • Vonnas (45km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (47km)
  • Nances (48km)
  • Chaponnay (48km)
  • Macon (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Torcieu

Canton: Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Torcieu

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 399 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 288 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 345 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberieu-en-Bugey, Ambutrix, Bettant, Cleyzieu, Conand, Lagnieu, Saint-Denis-en-Bugey, Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey, Saint-Sorlin-en-Bugey, Souclin, Vaux-en-Bugey and Vertrieu.

This page in French: Visiter Torcieu