Around Pérouges

Local Events

Every years at Pérouges

Le Printemps de Pérouges, Plaine de l'Ain

Festival of music and singing (internationally known artists) that takes place in unusual places around of Perugia.
From april to july

Perugia, The Medieval

Medieval weekend started with a market and evening entertainment on Saturday and continues on Sunday a day of festivity that combines armed men, noble people, musicians and folk.
Plan to pay for the party's entrance on Sunday morning.
A weekend of june

Christmas market

Several exhibitors: local products, gift ideas & decorations and punctuated entertainment: live nativity, hurdy gurdy, storyteller, Santa Claus, torchlight, the illuminations candles, tombola, mulled wine & oysters.
2nd weekend of december

Market creation

Market creation, along the old ramparts of the city, where various creators intend to discover paintings, jewelry, clothing creations, decorative arts...
The 1st of may

Summer market

Market of crafts and local products: many exhibitors at the heart of the city with their art and know-how. Demonstration of some crafts...
First sunday of july

Oenological fall

Wine Fair in the heart of the medieval city with twenty wine exhibitors, a Marennes Oléron oyster stand, a stand of cheeses and goujonnette carp. Folk music by colleagues: Harvest of vineyard Signet.
Third weekend of october

Source : Pérouges Tourist Office website

Things to see and to do

Pérouges is ideally located between the mountains of Bugey, Dombes plateau and limits of Bresse. The proximity of Lyon, making it a preferred walk of the inhabitants of the region. A wide range of activities available for all.

Guidebooks department

Road Dombes

Road Bugey

Road Sapins

Guide Ain bike

For your entertainment and activities in the region
Local life
Open market every wednesday mornings in Meximieux
  • Castle of Allyme (Ambérieu-en-Bugey)

  • Medieval city of Crémieu

  • Abbey Ambronay

  • Abbey Brou (Bourg-en-Bresse)

  • The Merovingian archaeological site of the 6th and 8th century Larina (Hyères sur Amby)

  • Fourvière Cathedral - Area Saint-Jean (Lyon)

Sport and leisure