Viriat is situated approximately 220 miles (354 kilometers) southeast of Paris, the national capital, and approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) northeast of Lyon.
Traveling through this popular region should be an adventure, so why not go on a little road trip and visit a couple of the other fascinating natural and man-made attractions in the vicinity of Viriat. Macon, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east, and Sance, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east of Viriat are also worth visiting should you have the time.
Bourg-en-Bresse is about 3 miles (5 kilometers) from Viriat. This center offers a wide range of points of interest, such as Parc de Loisirs de Bouvent, Brou Cathedral and Ainterexpo. Bourg-en-Bresse has much to offer those keen to spend a little time here. Bourg-en-Bresse Cathedral and Golf Bourg en Bresse are a couple of other attractions worth a visit.
For a budget outdoors activity that will interest the entire family, be sure to check out the region's popular open-air markets and farms. Stimulate your mind by visiting Rhone-Alpes' wonderful history museums, art museums and theaters.
For those who feel it's important to pick up knowledge as well as happy snaps while on vacation, this region offers plenty of specialist tours, such as city walking tours and culinary tours. Pull on your woollen hat and mittens and have a go at cross-country skiing or snowboarding. These activities are great options for locals and visitors.
As your time here draws to an end, spend what's left of your euros on last-minute keepsakes and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to the people you've got to know and the spots you've enjoyed.