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Vandeins tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vandeins in Ain

Photo is of Bourg-en-Bresse at 12 km from Vandeins

Visit Vandeins: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 12 km and Macon at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vandeins, 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 Vandeins in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 12 km (direction east)

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse,...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Macon

Macon

at 21 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Dombes guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide
 
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Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Perouges guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 39 km (direction south-west)

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

See Trevoux guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

As well as one of the most visited abbeys...

See Cluny guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you...

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 41 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an...

See Brancion guide
Anse

Anse

at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide
Theize

Theize

at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 47 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century,...

See Cormatin guide

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

Map of places to visit near Vandeins

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Markets in and near Vandeins

  • Vonnas: market Thursday (7km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (12km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (14km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (16km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (21km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (25km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Vandeins, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (12km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (14km)
  • Trevoux (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (40km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (41km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (32km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (29km)
  • Seille (Saône) (35km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (7km)
  • Macon (21km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (46km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vandeins is in the east of France at 12 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Vandeins is 358 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vandeins

Canton: Viriat

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vandeins

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 358 km

from Calais: 577 km

from Nice: 328 km

from Bordeaux: 466 km

from Strasbourg: 331 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Buellas, Chanoz-Chatenay, Chaveyriat, Confrancon, Curtafond, Mezeriat, Montcet, Montracol and Polliat.

This page in French: Visiter Vandeins

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