Blancey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Blancey in Cote d'Or



Visit Blancey: highlights and tourist information

Blancey is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 43 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Blancey is 233 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Morvan Regional Park at 18 km and Saulieu at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Blancey, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Map of places to visit near Blancey

More information about Blancey & region

Markets in and near Blancey

Local markets

  • Saulieu: market Saturday (18km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (35km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (35km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (37km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (41km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (41km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (41km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (42km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Blancey, 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 Blancey and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France Alesia (26km); Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (53km)

Heritage sites Fontenay Abbey (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Chateauneuf-en-Auxois (17km); Flavigny (24km); Noyers-sur-Serein (56km)

National Monuments Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (29km)

Regional Natural Parcs Morvan (28km)

Churches or other religious monuments Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (18km); Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (37km); Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (42km); Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (42km)

Remarkable gardens Abbaye de la Bussière (21km); Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (23km); Parc de Saint-Léger (24km); Jardin de la Chaux (25km); Potager du château de Lantilly (28km); Parc et jardins du château de Sully (33km); Jardin du moulin de Athie (33km); Abbaye de Fontenay (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Autun (41km); Dijon (43km)

Sites of natural beauty Siège d'Alésia (26km); Cirque du Bout du Monde (38km); Bibracte (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Beaune (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Blancey

Canton: Pouilly-en-Auxois

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21320

Distance to Blancey

from Dijon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 233 km

from Calais: 448 km

from Nice: 456 km

from Bordeaux: 476 km

from Strasbourg: 283 km

Getting here

Blancey 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 Blancey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Blancey): Beurizot, Chailly-sur-Armancon, Charny, Eguilly, Gissey-le-Vieil, Marcilly-Ogny, Martrois, Mont-Saint-Jean, Noidan, Soussey-sur-Brionne and Thorey-sous-Charny.

This page in French: Visitez Blancey