Sidebar Menu

Vesines tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vesines in Ain

Photo is of Macon at 6 km from Vesines

Visit Vesines: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Macon at 6 km and Solutre-Pouilly at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Vesines, 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 Vesines in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Macon

Macon

at 6 km (direction south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Macon guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 13 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 18 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Cluny guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 20 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Brancion guide
 
Advertisement
 
Tournus

Tournus

at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Tournus abbey guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 25 km (direction north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Cormatin guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 41 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Dombes guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 47 km (direction south-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 47 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Trevoux guide
Anse

Anse

at 48 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Anse guide
Theize

Theize

at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Theize guide

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

Map of places to visit near Vesines

Advertisement

Markets in and near Vesines

  • Macon: market Saturday (7km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (8km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (11km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (18km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (19km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (20km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (23km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Vesines, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vesines, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (13km)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (12km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (18km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (22km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Laye (35km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (41km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (13km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (19km)
  • Seille (Saône) (19km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Vesines is in the east of France at 33 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Vesines is 336 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vesines

Canton: Bâgé-le-Châtel

Arrondissement: Bourg-en-Bresse

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vesines

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 336 km

from Calais: 556 km

from Nice: 350 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 329 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asnieres-sur-Saone, Bage-le-Chatel, Boz, Charbonnieres, Feillens, Hurigny, La Salle, Laize, Manziat, Ozan, Replonges, Saint-Laurent-sur-Saone, Saint-Martin-Belle-Roche, Sance and Senozan.

This page in French: Visiter Vesines

Back To Top