Bellegarde-sur-Valserine

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 

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TownBellegarde-sur-ValserineLancrans at 3 km (7 min)
Insee code01033Léaz at 5.8 km (7 min)
Postcode01200Châtillon-en-Michaille at 5.8 km (7 min)
Latitude46.1075990Confort at 6.3 km (10 min)
Longitude5.8261790Villes at 6.8 km (13 min)
AltitudeFrom 330 to 1542 metersÉloise at 6.8 km (10 min)
Surface15.25 km²Billiat at 8.3 km (12 min)
Population11990 inhabitantsClarafond-Arcine at 9.5 km (10 min)
Density786 inhabitants/km²Vanzy at 10 km (11 min)
National labelChêne-en-Semine at 10.7 km (13 min)
Chief townBourg-en-Bresse (at 72 km, 54 min)Saint-Germain-sur-Rhône at 10.9 km (16 min)
DepartmentAinCollonges at 11.7 km (14 min)
RegionRhône-AlpesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Bellegarde fourth town in the department of Ain, by its geographical location and tourism is at the center of unforgettable discoveries. The region served by two highway interchanges and stops TGV allows a stopover or extended stay, where a warm welcome awaits you.


SIGHTSEEING

The walk of Losses Valserine: from the city center, you will walk along the river and back in time through the remnants still present real evidence of a working class neighborhood border. This circuit 2 hours round trip takes you up the losses Valserine unique geological site where the river has carved the rock several meters deep.

Around town: urban route you can discover the city through 21 sites reflecting the history of Bellegarde and its evolution.

Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Bellegarde
Information pointsVisitor Information Centre of Bellegarde-sur-Valserine
Performance hallsLes Variétés,   Theatre Jeanne d'Arc

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Flea: July.

Celebration Castle Musinens: in September.

Fall Fair: October.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

The nature, the countryside and the mountains, you expect to practice freely skiing, snowshoeing, in hitching sled dogs in winter, fishing, swimming, hiking, riding or mountain biking in the spring and summer.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Canoe kayak ride down the Old RhôneSports sensationsFrom 27 € to 35 €Seyssel (16.5 km)
River and lake fishing in Haut-BugeyNature and the outdoors10 €Oyonnax (21 km)
Sightseeing plane flight over the AlpsNature and the outdoorsFrom 46 € to 148 €Metz-Tessy (29 km)

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WEATHER

Saturday 22 November
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Min. 3°C - Max. 10°C
Sunday 23 November
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Min. 6°C - Max. 13°C
Monday 24 November
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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Farm with 3 bedroomsLa Barotte    
10
Chaumont
This lovely, old farmhouse nestling at the foot of the south face of the Mont Vuache, was converted into a b&b last year, and offers a panoramic view on the Alps to the south and east,...
Located 12 km from Bellegarde-sur-ValserineFrom 90 € to 105 € the double room 
Farm with 5 bedroomsLa Ferme de Cortanges    
9.2
Cernex
On the axis Annecy - Geneva, we welcome you in an authentic, renovated an old farmhouse on the theme of art and crafts. 5 bedrooms and 2 duplex (with kitchen), all our rooms have TV,...
Located 17.1 km from Bellegarde-sur-Valserine96 € the double room 
Villa with 2 bedroomsLa poya    
9.7
Copponex
At the heart of the country before Copponex, midway between Geneva and Annecy, Marie Theresa and jean pierre provide you with two guest rooms on the ground floor. Calm and sun. Near...
Located 19.1 km from Bellegarde-sur-Valserine66 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 6 personsVacances en moyenne montagne
Cormaranche-en-Bugey
Recent house wood frame 75m² of living space on a plot of 600 m² not closed. Located on the tip of the Jura. 5 mins walk from the pine forests. Alt. 900 m. Atv trail 8mn walk, walks,...
Located 24 km from Bellegarde-sur-ValserineFrom 450 € to 500 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
46 places over 1,5 haCamping du Signal    
8.3
Nantua
Small friendly campsite. Large grass pitches separated by hedges. At the foot of the mountain and 2 steps from the city and a swimming lake. Suitable for small children with playroom...
Located 18.1 km from Bellegarde-sur-ValserineFrom 13.16 € to 14.16 € per day 
101 places over 2 haCamping Les 12 Cols    
9.6
Hauteville-Lompnes
At 800 m above sea level, in the heart of hauteville lompnes bugey in AIN, on a plate of preserved forest and grassland, 12 Cols Campsite welcomes you in an exceptional environment....
Located 23 km from Bellegarde-sur-ValserineFrom 14.10 € to 20.80 € per day 
130 places over 3 haCamping Les Gorges de l'Oignin    
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Matafelon-Granges
Camping located in the Jura Mountains on the shores of Lake Oignin in a natural setting. Camping Qualité Label and The Green Key Label.
Located 28 km from Bellegarde-sur-ValserineFrom 15 € to 25.40 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Hermance - Hotel in Bellegarde-sur-ValserineHôtel Hermance     
7.2
Bellegarde-sur-Valserine
Offering free Wi-Fi access in the guest rooms, this 2-star hotel is located opposite Bellegarde Train Station. You can enjoy a drink in the bar and a buffet breakfast is prepared every...
Located in Bellegarde-sur-ValserineRoom from 56 €
Kyriad Bellegarde - Chatillon En Michaille - Hotel in Bellegarde-sur-ValserineKyriad Bellegarde - Chatillon En Michaille     
7.1
Châtillon-en-Michaille
Located 30 minutes from Genève, the Hotel Restaurant Kyriad Bellegarde-Chatillon is 2.5km from the train station. It offers a 24-hour check-in machine and en suite guest rooms with...
Located 1.6 km from Bellegarde-sur-ValserineRoom from 49 €
Hôtel Pierre Blanche - Hotel in Bellegarde-sur-ValserineHôtel Pierre Blanche    
7.3
Châtillon-en-Michaille
Hôtel Pierre Blanche is located a 5-minute drive from the centre of Bellegarde-sur-Valserine and offers guest rooms and self-catering apartments and studios. All accommodation is provided...
Located 2.1 km from Bellegarde-sur-ValserineRoom from 64 €

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IBIS Saint-Genis-Pouilly Genève
Located in the Technoparc du Pays de Gex, just 9 km from Geneva Airport, IBIS Saint-Genis-Pouilly Genève offers a 24-hour front desk and free Wi-Fi access....
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