Bessey-en-Chaume tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bessey-en-Chaume in Cote d'Or

Visit Bessey-en-Chaume: highlights and tourist information

Bessey-en-Chaume is situated in the Cote d'Or, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 35 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Bessey-en-Chaume is 266 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 17 km and Nuits-Saint-Georges at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bessey-en-Chaume, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Bessey-en-Chaume. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cote d'Or

Markets in and near Bessey-en-Chaume

Local markets

  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (17km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (20km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (30km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (33km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (33km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (33km)

More information about Bessey-en-Chaume & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Bessey-en-Chaume, 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 Bessey-en-Chaume and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (9km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (37km) [Map]
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (45km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de la Bussière (15km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (19km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (22km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la Chaux (45km) [Map]
  • Château d'Arcelot (48km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (13km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bessey-en-Chaume

Canton: Bligny-sur-Ouche

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21360

Distance to Bessey-en-Chaume

from Dijon (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 266 km

from Calais: 479 km

from Nice: 424 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 280 km

Getting here

Bessey-en-Chaume 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 Bessey-en-Chaume from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Bessey-en-Chaume): Bligny-sur-Ouche, Bouilland, Bouze-les-Beaune, Lusigny-sur-Ouche, Mavilly-Mandelot, Meloisey and Nantoux.

This page in French: Visitez Bessey-en-Chaume