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Ain tourist informationwhere to go - what to see - what to do
Not far from Italy on the Swiss border Ain occupies a strategic position between Lyon and Geneva. The diverse landscape is why Ain is often referred to as a walker's paradise.
Choose from the flat marshlands of the Dombes, the rich agricultural Bresse plain or the Jura Mountains and the Bugey peaks to the south.
Almost every conceivable sport is possible here from extreme sports & skiing to fishing, cycling, horse riding & golf.
Bourg-en-Bresse is known for poultry farming, Peugeot trucks and the abbey-church at Brou - one of the most visited attractions in France and an absolute must on your tour to the Ain department.
- Bird Sanctuary at Villars-les-Dombes - over 400 species of native & exotic birds await you here, including herons, vultures & emus.
- Hilltop Village of Perouges - visit this delightful medieval village, once a colony of immigrants from Perugia and the setting for films such as The Three Musketeers .
- Farm Life at St-Trivier-de-Courtes - the Ferme-Musee de la Foret takes you back to 17th century farm life in the Ain - look out for Bresse chickens!
- Brou - Gothic lovers will vist this abbey-church, built by Margaret of Austria after the death of her husband, with the couple's superbly carved marble tombs.
Hôtel Balladins Bourg-En-Bresse Confort
( Hotel )
Route Nationale 83 Saint Etienne du Bois 01370
Our 40 rooms, some of them non-smoking, are fully equipped with automatic wake up call and satellite tv with tps and boast al...
Premiere Classe Geneve - Saint Genis Pouilly
( Hotel )
Espace Nord De L'allondon Saint-Genis-Pouilly 01630
Discover lake Geneva and make that business meeting in the city, the centre of which is just a few minutes from our hotel, si...
Holiday Inn Geneva Airport Thoiry France
( Hotel )
1 Avenue du Mont-Blanc Thoiry 01710
The 4-star hotel is located 10 km from Geneva International Airport, at the foot of the Jura Mountains, and it offers sweepin...