Ige is located approximately 200 miles (322 kilometers) from Paris, the country's capital, and about 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Lyon.
Ige isn't the only spot in this popular region worth exploring; those with enough time can also set out to see the magic of the surrounding countryside, cities and cultural attractions. To make the most of your time in Normandy, visit Solutre-Pouilly. It's approximately 7 miles (11 kilometers) away from Ige and features the Domaine du Chalet Pouilly and Solutre Rocks. A visit to Tournus is another interesting option. It's 14 miles (23 kilometers) from Ige and is home to the Hotel-Dieu and St. Philibert Abbey.
Around 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast of Ige is Bourg-en-Bresse, an important regional city where you'll find Golf Bourg en Bresse, Brou Cathedral and Bourg-en-Bresse Cathedral. Bourg-en-Bresse has plenty to offer travelers happy to spend a little time here. Ainterexpo and Parc de Loisirs de Bouvent are other attractions guaranteed to delight.
For a budget outdoors activity that everyone will like, take the time to check out the region's open-air markets. Enjoy moments of relaxation at Normandy's cathedrals.
If the weather is good during your stay, try some of the local water activities. Canoeing and swimming are just two of the well-established watersports here.
At the end of your holiday in this unique place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a heartfelt "Au revoir / À bientôt."