places to visit in the surrounding area

Short hiking trails around the Maison d’Izieu


There are various short hiking trails around the memorial.
They allow you to discover the landscapes of the site, which opens up onto the Rhône valley and offers a wide panoramic view over the Chartreuse and the north of the Vercors.

La croix Saint-Clair: a 4.2km loop, starting from Izieu (village), taking around 1hr 35mins

Walking trail to the village of Brégnier-Cordon and la cascade de Glandieu waterfall
For more information, go to page 31 of the “Randonnées pédestres en Bugey” walking guide, which you can buy from the Bugey-Sud Grand Colombier Tourist Information Centre website.

The village of Izieu
The village centre, its fours banaux [communal ovens] and the Saint-Maurice d’Izieu church, built in 1855.


Tourist information centre


Ain heritage


By the Rhône