Pont de Vaux

Cities and villages

Take the most of your holidays to discover the local heritage, to stroll along the cobbled streets of a medieval village, go shopping in the streets of a big city, enjoy a gastronomic meal in a Michelin starred restaurant or simply sit on the terrace of a restaurant to take a coffee and watch the locals pass by…

This is the non-exhaustive list of simple things that the towns and villages around the campsite will offer you.
From the gastronomic restaurants of Tournus to the unavoidable poultry market of Louhans city, through the city walls of the Pérouges medieval city to the secondhand booksellers and antique dealers of Cuisery or the marina of Pont de Vaux, there are so many special features to discover.

Whether you are looking for a cultural tour, a lively town, a remote and typical village or simply small streets to stroll and while the time away, you will be spoilt for choice with our recommendations and advice on must-sees or must-does… Come and ask us!

 

Pont de Vaux

Pont de Vaux (01) is a beautiful green town, benefiting from a marina, in the heart of the shopping city. It is the northern gateway to the Auvergne-Rhône Alpes region, located between Saône and Bresse and between Mâcon and Tournus. […]

21 kms from the campsite

Cuisery, village du livre

Cuisery (71) is called the “book village” with its book professionals installed in the old shops in the city center which welcome you all year round: booksellers, secondhand booksellers, record stores, antique dealers, book craftsmen or artists. A “Village du […]

23 km from the campsite

Louhans

In the heart of Bresse Bourguignonne, surrounded by 3 rivers that are the Seille, the Solnan and the Vallière, Louhans-Châteaurenaud offers an exceptional gastronomic, architectural and historical heritage. A medieval town with 157 arcades which form the main artery, it […]

25 km from the campsite

Tournus

Tournus (71) is a town steeped in history, located on the banks of the Saône. There is the old town and the Saint-Philibert abbey, dating from the first Romanesque art. The Hôtel-Dieu, the Greuze museum or, more unusual, the Bicycle […]

29 km from the campsite

Bourg en Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse (01) is a city with a generous past which has kept an original heritage. Former Gallo-Roman stronghold, it was attached to Savoy during the Middle Ages before becoming French in the 16th century. The city is made up of […]

31 km from the campsite

Treffort Revermont

Treffort (01) is a village between Bresse and Revermont which has kept its medieval character. We find the winegrower’s habitat, the covered market halls, the washhouse, the church, the small alleys, the 14th century covered market hall, the fountains, the […]

42 km from the campsite

Mâcon

Mâcon (71) stretches along the Saône, between the Monts du Beaujolais and the Coteaux Mâconnais, across the Bresse bridge. The historic center, splendid with its Roman tiled roofs and its colored facades, gives this city an air of southern city. […]

43 km from the campsite

Pérouges

Pérouges (01) is a medieval village on top of a hill. It dominates the Rhône plain. There is a fortified church, a parish garden, a square tower, a double wall of ramparts, alleys with uneven pebbles … We are in […]

71 km from the campsite