Banc publicTrois personnes sur un banc : Esplanade de la comédie à Bourg-en-Bresse. Ain.
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A cultural getaway

Learn about the history of our destination

A cultural getaway between Bresse and Revermont

Proud to be from Bresse, Revermont (or ‘Cavet’) and Bourg-en-Bresse. Bourg-en-Bresse Destinations is a perfect blend of cultures, history and heritage. To see it with your own eyes, you’ll need to go there, to really feel the very soul of the region.

A spot of culture this summer

While you’re on a summer holiday, treat yourself to a cultural experience. Unveil the secrets of our mysterious Bresse farms, admire the impressive Cize-Bolozon viaduct, and wander the narrow streets of our villages. Don’t miss the majestic Monastery of Brou and the charming Musée du Revermont.
You’ll be spoilt for choice!

Lots of ideas to beat boredom

Charming villages, châteaus, mills, ancient pharmacies… The list is endless.
We’ve selected some of the sites to visit, to make your life easier.

The most difficult thing will be to choose!

So what exactly is a motte-and-bailey castle ?

Motte-and-bailey castles are discreet local curiosities.  There are not many of them left and we don’t really know what they are. Unveil the secrets of these small mounds of earth, shrouded in mystery and beliefs.

Unravel the mystery