Location: Balot is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 71 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Balot is 193 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Chatillon-sur-Seine at 13 km from Balot
Popular places to visit nearby: these include Chatillon-sur-Seine at 13 km and Ancy-le-Franc castle at 20 km . For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Balot. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in France
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Balot and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Grand sites of France Alesia (31km)
Heritage sites Fontenay Abbey (19km)
National Monuments Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (29km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chatillon-sur-Seine (13km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (22km)
Remarkable gardens Abbaye de Fontenay (19km); Jardin du prieuré (30km); Potager du château de Lantilly (30km); Jardin du moulin de Athie (30km)
Sites of natural beauty Siège d'Alésia (31km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Neuville-sur-Seine (25km)
Department: Cote d'Or
from Dijon (local prefecture): 71 km
from Paris: 193 km
from Calais: 395 km
from Nice: 507 km
from Bordeaux: 507 km
from Strasbourg: 261 km
Cote d'Or is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Balot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Balot