Vaux-en-Bugey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vaux-en-Bugey: highlights and tourist information

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Vaux-en-Bugey is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Vaux-en-Bugey is 396 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perouges at 14 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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Vaux-en-Bugey, 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 Vaux-en-Bugey in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Vaux-en-Bugey

Markets in and near Vaux-en-Bugey

  • Lagnieu: market Monday (3km)
  • Amberieu-en-Bugey: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Meximieux: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (14km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (18km)
  • Beligneux: market Sunday (19km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (20km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (24km)
  • Montluel: market Friday (25km)

More information about Vaux-en-Bugey, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vaux-en-Bugey, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (47km)
  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (49km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (44km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (42km)
  • Parc de Gerland (44km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (35km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (41km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Vulbas (12km)
  • Morestel (30km)
  • Vonnas (42km)
  • Chaponnay (47km)
  • Ecully (48km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (51km)
  • Nances (51km)
  • Macon (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-en-Bugey

Canton: Lagnieu

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vaux-en-Bugey

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 396 km

from Calais: 615 km

from Nice: 290 km

from Bordeaux: 479 km

from Strasbourg: 346 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vaux-en-Bugey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberieu-en-Bugey, Ambutrix, Bettant, Chateau-Gaillard, Cleyzieu, Lagnieu, Leyment, Saint-Denis-en-Bugey, Saint-Maurice-de-Remens, Saint-Sorlin-en-Bugey, Sainte-Julie, Souclin and Torcieu.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-en-Bugey