You plan to stay or have a stop in Bourg-en-Bresse? You wish to experience the region? You don’t want to miss the best? Here there are some ideas to make your stay unique!

1 – Tasting the local cuisine and specialities

Bresse chicken, cream and butter, quenelles, cheese, cream pie… What about taking advantage of a stop in Bourg-en-Bresse region to taste local gastronomy?
Restaurants and producers welcome you.

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2 – Visting the royal monastery of Brou, favourite site of French people

Vue sur le monastère royal de BrouElected ‘favourite site of French people‘ in 2014, the royal monastery of Brou deserves this label: a gothic church with 3 princely tombs, works of religious art, a sculpted rood screen and an art museum are open to visitors.
It is part of the major sites in Auvergne – Rhône-Alpes region!

+++: new rooms have just opened to the visit, a new light show will take place on the monument in Summer and a great paintings exhibition is planned until August…

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3 – Shopping in the old parts of the city

Many little and charming shops will invite you to have a shopping session in the centre of Bourg-en-Bresse: enjoy!
And take advantage of your shopping time to visit: medieval and Renaissance houses, churches and statues of famous local men and women: you will revise French History!
You’ll also be seduced by many parks and gardens where you’ll enjoy take your time !

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4 – Spending less and enjoying more: good deals

Free breakfast for children, special fees for sportsmen, discounts for long stays… Just take advantage of our partners top deals to have a nicer stay!
And if you plan to have a stop in Bourg-en-Bresse region on the way to the Mediterranean sea, take advantage of these special offers and book now !

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5 – Enjoying the sea in the early Saturday morning

Bourg-en-Bresse is distant only 3 hours from the first Mediterranean sea resorts. Spending a night in a hotel or a B & B in Bourg-en-Bresse region enables you to start enjoying your holidays from the first morning. And the same to go back home !

All our accommodation, not far from A40 motorway exits (number 5 – 6 – 7)

6 – Taking advantage of special offers for groups

Meeting a Bresse chicken farmer and going into the fields with him, sharing a time with a Comté cheese maker and of course tasting it, knowing more about the famous Saracin chimneys thanks to your dedicated guide… Why not programming a stay around Bourg-en-Bresse with a group?
Our  + : tailor made programmes, no additionnal fees to book all your stay !

Have a look to our special offers for groups

7 – Breathing…

Walking, appreciating fresh air. Taking you time. Admiring the nature around you. Disconnecting. Looking at the amazing landscapes from the Alps to the Beaujolais, from the Jura to the Southern Burgundy.

Let’s go to Revermont mountains

8 – Having fun with contemporary art

Strokar exhibition in the beautiful H2M building in the centre of Bourg-en-Bresse.
And the free exhibition in the streets of Bourg-en-Bresse: Les Ain’pertinentes with giant chicken designed by contemporary artists.
This Summer will sound so funny for art lovers in Bourg-en-Bresse region !

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9 – Sharing a nice time with your family

Swimming, boating, climbing, cycling, but also visiting some museums and charming villages or attending a show… Why not taking advantage of your holidays to spend nice moments with your children and relatives?

Family activities

10 – Attending light shows

Three light shows for a light fair lasting… more than 2 months! Welcome to nice evenings in Bourg-en-Bresse all Summer long…

+: a new creation will take place on the royal monastery of Brou

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