Châtillon-en-Michaille

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TownChâtillon-en-Michaille
Insee code01091
Postcode01200
Latitude46.1438500
Longitude5.7986180
AltitudeFrom 373 to 1241 meters
Surface37.62 km²
Population3213 inhabitants
Density85 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townBourg-en-Bresse (at 66 km, 51 min)Bellegarde-sur-Valserine at 5.8 km (7 min)
DepartmentAinLancrans at 6.6 km (9 min)
RegionRhône-AlpesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

The common Châtillon-en-Michaille is located 5 km northwest of Bellegarde-sur-Valserine separated from the north by Montanges Semine, Comfort north-east and east Lancrans by Valserine. It is adjacent to Bellegarde south-east, and the Grand Cities Abergement south-west, north-west Lalleyriat and Saint-Germain-de-Joux which it is separated by Tacon.

The town has four hamlets and remote farms, farms in ruins. The villages of Vouvray and are associated with Ochiaz Chatillon since 1973, when she took the name of Châtillon-en-Michaille. Châtillon-en-Michaille enjoys a privileged location, 40 km from Geneva, Annecy idem, (near major ski resorts) and only one hour from Lyon (for the A40 - exit to the town).


SIGHTSEEING

The pond Nièvre, located 1 km from the village of Châtillon is a haven of peace and coolness in summer, the walk continues by Crétaz (church square) with its golf balls wooded and Tour the historic area of ​​Châtillon, ending in the heart of Châtillon, passing in front of the trompe l'oeil, which honors those who counted for the town. A game named Goupilou, complete the walk (available at the Tourist Office of Bellegarde and mayor of Chatillon).

Part of the plateau Retord is located in the town and is the playground of choice for residents of Country Bellegardien, the 4 seasons: walking, cycling, picking flowers and mushrooms, plus activities Nordic Nordic skiing, and initiation the conduct of sled dogs.

Various trails and an arboretum (the Lullène).

Beautiful walk from the heart of Chatillon, the confluence of the Semine and Valserine, commonly called Coz or mixed waters.

Fishing activities on rivers (or Semine Valserine) or pond (Nièvre).

Also several sports clubs.


EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

February: Dog sled race in the hostel Cuvéry.

May: agricultural show, Vouvray.

June: Feast of daffodils inn Cuvéry.

Feast of St John hall.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Different places to swim in summer: Lake Nantua, Annecy or Genin, aquatic center "Valséo" Bellegarde.

Escapade losses of the Valserine from Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, the potholes in Saint-Germain-de-Joux for nature lovers.

Possible visit dam Génissiat.

Introduction to the Biathlon Plans Hotonnes.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
River and lake fishing in Haut-BugeyNature and the outdoors10 €Oyonnax (16.8 km)
Canoe kayak ride down the Old RhôneSports sensationsFrom 27 € to 35 €Seyssel (21 km)

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PHOTOS

South entrance of the village of ChâtillonSouth entrance of the village of Châtillon
 
The TowerThe Tower
The NièvreThe Nièvre
 
View Heart ChâtillonView Heart Châtillon
View VouvrayView Vouvray
 
Chapel ArdonChapel Ardon

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WEATHER

Saturday 25 October
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Min. 4°C - Max. 15°C
Sunday 26 October
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Min. 9°C - Max. 14°C
Monday 27 October
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Min. 5°C - Max. 14°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLa Toque Blanche  
7.4
Oyonnax
Between Bourg en Bresse and Geneva La Toque Blanche is the ideal place for a stopover. In a warm woodwork done, prepare yourself for a moment memorable dining. The chef prepares refined...
Located 16.7 km from Châtillon-en-Michaille43 € per person 
Oriental restaurantRestaurant Le Terminus
Oyonnax
The restaurant Le Terminus, for 34 years, offers: A specialty of couscous or take away, Large à la carte. Menus 9.50 €, 16.50 € and 19.50 €. Pizza only from May 1 to August 31 of each...
Located 17 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleFrom 10 € to 20 € per person 

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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 16.2 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleFrom 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 20 km from Châtillon-en-Michaille96 € 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 23 km from Châtillon-en-Michaille66 € 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 26 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleFrom 450 € to 500 € per week 
House for 6 personsGite de tres bayard  
9.7
Saint-Claude
House surrounded by nature 2 km from the city center.
Located 29 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleFrom 500 € to 600 € 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 15.3 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleFrom 13.16 € to 14.16 € per day 
130 places over 3 haCamping Les Gorges de l'Oignin    
10
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 24 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleFrom 15 € to 25.40 € 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 25 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleFrom 14.10 € to 20.80 € per day 

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HOTELS

Kyriad Bellegarde - Chatillon En Michaille - Hotel in Châtillon-en-MichailleKyriad Bellegarde - Chatillon En Michaille     
7
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 in Châtillon-en-MichailleRoom from 49 €
Hôtel Pierre Blanche - Hotel in Châtillon-en-MichailleHôtel 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 in Châtillon-en-MichailleRoom from 64 €
Hôtel Hermance - Hotel in Châtillon-en-MichailleHôtel Hermance     
7.3
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 4.4 km from Châtillon-en-MichailleRoom from 54 €

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Park & Suites Elégance Genève-Ferney Voltaire
Located on France and Switzerland’s border, Park & Suites Elégance Genève-Ferney Voltaire is 10 minutes from central Geneva. It offers an outdoor swimming...
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