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Villes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Annecy at 34 km from Villes

Visit Villes: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 34 km and Lake Annecy at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villes, 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 Villes in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Annecy

Annecy

at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy,...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 35 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it...

See Lake Annecy guide
Belley

Belley

at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of...

See Belley guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
 
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Divonne-les-Bains

Divonne-les-Bains

at 40 km (direction north-east)

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Talloires

Talloires

at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages...

See Talloires guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Perouges

Perouges

Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Perouges guide
Yvoire

Yvoire

Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva...

See Yvoire guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts...

See La Clusaz guide
Cremieu

Cremieu

at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in...

See Cremieu guide
Albertville

Albertville

at 67 km (direction south-east), in the Savoie department

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a...

See Albertville guide

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Map of places to visit near Villes

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Markets in and near Villes

  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (4km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (14km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (15km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (19km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (22km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (22km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (24km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (29km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Villes, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (31km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (41km)
  • Cremieu (58km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (39km)
  • Massif des Bauges (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (29km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (34km)
  • Col de la Faucille (36km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (37km)
  • Mont Veyrier (37km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (40km)
  • Roc de Chere (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Villes is in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Villes is 401 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villes

Canton: Bellegarde-sur-Valserine

Arrondissement: Nantua

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Villes

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 401 km

from Calais: 613 km

from Nice: 290 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 314 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, Billiat, Chene-en-Semine, Eloise, Franclens, Injoux-Genissiat, Lancrans and Saint-Germain-sur-Rhone.

This page in French: Visiter Villes

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