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Villars-les-Dombes

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Ain

Villars-les-Dombes - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Ain
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The city of Villars-les-Dombes is located in the heart of the wet Dombes region of 1000 ponds.

Ranked Green Station, a village 2 flowers. Ponds of the Dombes are classified Remarkable Site of Taste.

Geographical information

MunicipalityVillars-les-Dombes
Postcode01330
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Latitude46.0021140 (N 46° 0’ 8”)
Longitude5.0291070 (E 5° 1’ 45”)
AltitudeFrom 263m to 295m
Surface area24.65 km²
Population4508 inhabitants
Density182 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBourg-en-Bresse (28 km, 28 min)
Insee code01443
IntercommunalityCC Centre Dombes
DepartmentAin
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Bouligneux4.1 km (5 min)
Lapeyrouse4.8 km (6 min)
Le Plantay5.7 km (8 min)
Birieux6.1 km (8 min)
Versailleux7.1 km (8 min)
Saint-Marcel7.4 km (8 min)
Joyeux8 km (10 min)
La Chapelle-du-Châtelard8.1 km (8 min)
Marlieux8.5 km (8 min)
Sainte-Olive8.6 km (13 min)
Sandrans8.8 km (10 min)
Monthieux9.7 km (12 min)
Saint-Germain-sur-Renon10.6 km (12 min)
Saint-André-de-Corcy10.9 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Bird Park of Villars-les-Dombes
Bird Park of Villars-les-Dombes
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Fontaine Paul Cézanne
Fontaine Paul Cézanne
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Church
Church
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Weather

Tuesday 3 march
Min. 6°C - Max. 12°C
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Wednesday 4 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 8°C
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Thursday 5 march
Min. 1°C - Max. 3°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Near Villars Abbey Dombes, churches, villages in bloom, Louis Jourdan Museum in Saint-Paul-de-Varax, red brick castles (private) ...

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour, tasting and sale of organic wines
Local flavours8 € to 10 € Blacé (29 km)
Guided tour of Lyon and its region
Culture and education80 € to 225 € Lyon (30 km)
Natural perfume-making workshop
Culture and education69 € Lyon (31 km)
Helicopter flight over Bourgogne
Sports sensations69 € to 138 € Charnay-lès-Mâcon (37 km)
Horse ride in Green Beaujolais
Nature and the great outdoors40 € to 200 € Chamelet (42 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Evosges Memorial Trail
HikeEasy3h30Évosges (37 km)
Solutré Rock
HikeEasy1h00Solutré-Pouilly (40 km)
Point N° 1 : introduction
HikeIntermediate1h25Mornant (51 km)
The Séran and the Cerveyrieu waterfall
HikeEasy2h30Artemare (53 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels