Tossiat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tossiat: highlights and tourist information

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Tossiat is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 10 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Tossiat is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 10 km and Perouges at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tossiat, 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 Tossiat 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 Tossiat

Markets in and near Tossiat

  • Poncin: market Monday (9km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (10km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Lagnieu: market Monday (26km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (26km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (28km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Tossiat, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Tossiat, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (10km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (28km)
  • Trevoux (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (56km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (53km)
  • Parc de Gerland (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (47km)
  • Seille (Saône) (51km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (51km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (53km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (53km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (26km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (34km)
  • Macon (42km)
  • Ecully (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tossiat

Canton: Pont-d'Ain

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Tossiat

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 592 km

from Nice: 311 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 328 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bohas-Meyriat-Rignat, Certines, Ceyzeriat, Journans, La Trancliere, Montagnat, Ramasse, Revonnas, Saint-Just, Saint-Martin-du-Mont and Villereversure.

This page in French: Visiter Tossiat