To see - to do around

La Bulle de l'Ain is ideally located: it is less than 1 hour from Lyon, Mâcon, Annecy and Geneva, and only 25 minutes from the Hauteville-Lompnes ski resort.

We have selected for you a list of inspirations and recommendations accessible from your accommodation!
To help you prepare for your stay, do not hesitate to contact us or consult the Cerdon - Vallée de l'Ain and Destination Ain Tourist Office website.


Au Faisan Doré in Neuville sur Ain (400m from the bubble)
L'Aintimiste in Cerdon (5 mins by car or 40 mins on foot along the Ain river)

Walks and hikes

Trails are accessible from the bubble, along the Ain river. Follow this link to discover hiking trails in the heart of the Ain Valley .

You can also discover:
The Suran Valley
The Ain Gorges
Cerdon caves
Lake Nantua (walk, paddle rental, pedalo)
Lac Genin (with the possibility of swimming in summer and ice skating in winter depending on the temperature)
Lake Annecy
Ile de Chambod (swimming, restaurant), 10 minutes by car or 1h30 on foot along the river
Cascades de la Fouge 5 minutes by car and 1 hour walk in the mountains
The husbands
Labé Observatory (45mn by car)
The Sacière canal (little Venice!)
Col du Grand Colombien (1500m altitude)
Bird Park


In summer: kayak (rental at Pont d'Ain)
In winter: cross-country skiing and downhill skiing, dog sledding in Plans d'Hotonnes and Hauteville (25 mins away)
Climbing in Neuville sur Ain
hot air balloon
Chambod Island (leisure base)

Cultural activities

Museum of copperware in Cerdon
Medieval site of Pérouges

Discovery of gastronomy

AOC Bugey Cerdon vineyard