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Light Snow
max. 3 °C
min. -4 °C

Wind: 4 km/h
Precipitation forecast: 1,7 mm
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Data updated at 02:06 (local time)
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Overcast 2.2 °C / Overcast

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When to go to Bourg en Bresse? (France)

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What to do in Bourg en Bresse : Tips, places, hotels and restaurants

Bourg en BresseFrench town in the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, west of the Jura, Bourg-en-Bresse has 40 000 inhabitants, and its proximity to Lyon (60 km) makes it a destination weekend agreeable to The travellers. In addition to its gastronomic reputation, the city has some interesting sites to visit: the Royal Monastery of Brou, Gothic style, built in the 17th century and is the pride of the city, with its remarkable roof with glazed tiles; timbered houses from the Middle Ages that line the cobbled streets of the old town; the apothecary of the Hotel-Dieu and its superb wooden furniture; several religious monuments such as the Basilica of the Sacred Heart or St. Madeleine chapel. The natural heritage is also rather rich and offer you nice stops: discover the forest and near Seillon leisure park which covers 56 hectares, including 21 hectares of lake where swimming and water sports, and, in the heart of the city, the square Quinconces and its bandstand, or Lalande square and children's games. Food lovers are sure to enjoy, in one of many restaurants, the famous Bresse chicken or other specialty, the Bresse fondue. One reaches Bourg-en-Bresse by A40 or A39, but also by train from Lyon or Paris. The nearest airport is Lyon. To get around town, there are now 64 km of biking and 7 bus lines.


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