Virignin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Virignin: highlights and tourist information

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Virignin is situated in the Ain department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 66 kilometres from Bourg-en-Bresse, the department capital (general information: Virignin is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 6 km and Aix-les-Bains at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Virignin, 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 Virignin 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 Virignin

Markets in and near Virignin

  • Belley: market Saturday (5km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (19km)
  • Albens: market Friday (20km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (20km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Virignin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Virignin, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (14km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (33km)
  • Chartreuse (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (14km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (32km)
  • Mont Granier (32km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (39km)
  • Roc de Chere (41km)
  • Mont Veyrier (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (16km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (16km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (16km)
  • Morestel (19km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Virignin

Canton: Belley

Arrondissement: Belley

Department: Ain

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 0

Distance to Virignin

from Bourg-en-Bresse (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 648 km

from Nice: 255 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 354 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbignieu, Belley, Brens, La Balme, Lucey, Massignieu-de-Rives, Nattages, Parves, Peyrieu, Premeyzel, Saint-Bois, Saint-Paul, Traize and Yenne.

This page in French: Visiter Virignin