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Festivities and highlights from Pérouges to Bugey

Musical festivals, medieval festivals, Venetian carnivals, Christmas markets or the flavors of the Ain, there is no shortage of festivities and entertainment to the east of Lyon, on the territory of Pérouges in Bugey.

Compose your thematic stay

There is plenty to do around Lyon when you like being outdoors! Here are some suggestions to make just 1 hour from the capital of Gaul, between Pérouges and Bugey in Ain.

Four Seasons a territory

As the sage says "the best moment is the present moment". Whatever the season, for a weekend or the holidays, it is possible to be amazed all year round from Pérouges to Bugey. And it's not Vivaldi who will contradict us...

The most beautiful viewpoints

Between Pérouges and Bugey (Ain), to the east of Lyon, it is possible to gain height to enjoy splendid panoramas. There is necessarily a point of view to appreciate the unobstructed view of the landscape.

Via Ferrata from the tavern

A via ferrata in Bugey accessible to beginners and experienced. Several routes and loopholes. 200 m of gas and various apparatus to cross.

Pérouges the beautiful medieval city

Pérouges, the pretty medieval city, a stone's throw from Lyon. A surprising architecture to believe in the Middle Ages. Guided tours are offered by the tourist office to learn more about this little gem.

The pebble beaches of the ain river

Pebble beaches, translucent water, wild surroundings and landscaped bathing sites very close to Lyon. Small paradise reserved for nature-friendly.

full view at Innimond

Up there is Innimond. Innimond is a very small perched village. A church, a centuries-old lime tree, a goat farm and a breathtaking view!

The vertiginous waterfall of the charabotte

The Charabotte waterfall is a must in the Albarine valley, and one of the highest in France. One hour from Lyon, it stands proudly in a wooded and green landscape, ideal for a family outing.

A good glass of wine Bugey

The wines of Bugey have nothing to envy to the most famous! A recognized vineyard which even has its own AOC and producers who are always happy to show the fruit of their labor.

crystal clear waters of the Albarine

The Albarine river, in the heart of the valley of the same name, is an "enchanting" place. Less than an hour from Lyon, the landscapes invite you to peace and communion with nature.

A travel in time

Lovers of old stones or history buffs, from Pérouges to Bugey we travel through the ages. Villages or festivals, here hide treasures from another time.

Travel journal Our Blog

Dream of adventures, romance, culinary discoveries or small experiences in complete confidentiality, our team crisscrosses the territory of Pérouges in Bugey to make you live through this blog the unique experiences of these places where everything is possible.



Outing Ideas

The sun meets the moon

Top 5 of the best spots to enjoy the sunsets from Pérouges to Bugey.

Gastronomy, ideas for outings

A story of glass and stone...

Sit down comfortably, we are going to tell you the story of two skills originating from Bugey, these mountains just next to Lyon...

Outing Ideas

The secrets of Briord: a thrilling audio tour!

Looking for Halloween activities? Do not search anymore. With family, friends or alone, this discovery tour of the village of Briord will give you goosebumps...

Outing Ideas

In the footsteps of the industrial bugiste past

From the Ambérieu railway museum to Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey, let's discover the vestiges of Bugiste's industrial past. The tourist office takes you on a walk in the footsteps of these men and women who lived, in the 20th century, this era that we no longer know.


The bugiste ramekin, the audio-gastronomic experience

In the Albarine valley, in Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey, the ramekin is not just a container. It is the birthplace of a small cheese of the same name, made from cow's milk and with a strong character! I take you in immersion in this crazy adventure, in audio-rama (for lack of being able to do it to you in olfacto-rama)...

Gastronomy, ideas for outings

Code Pérouges: family treasure hunt

An enigmatic spy has stolen the recipe for the galette de Pérouges. Follow in his footsteps by solving the puzzles of the "Code Pérouges" treasure hunt!

Outing Ideas

Villebois quarries

We tested for you: The strong men trail in Villebois


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Venir chez nous

Pérouges Bugey tourism is located south of Ain:

  • 30 minutes from Bourg-en-Bresse
  • 30 minutes from Bourgoin-Jallieu
  • 35 minutes from Lyon
  • 50 minutes from Chambery
  • 1h40 from Geneva

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Venir chez nous