Charny tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Charny in Cote d'Or

Visit Charny: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Charny on map of France

Charny is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 46 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Charny is 229 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulieu at 16 km and Semur-en-Auxois at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Charny, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Charny. 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

Map of places to visit near Charny and location information

More information about Charny & region

Cote d'Or (local department)

Burgundy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Charny

Local markets

  • Saulieu: market Saturday (16km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (33km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (33km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (39km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (42km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (44km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (44km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (45km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Charny, 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 Charny and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Grand sites of France Alesia (23km)

Heritage sites Fontenay Abbey (34km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Chateauneuf-en-Auxois (21km); Flavigny (21km); Noyers-sur-Serein (52km)

National Monuments Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (26km)

Regional Natural Parcs Morvan (26km)

Churches or other religious monuments Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (16km); Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (33km); Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (45km); Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (46km)

Remarkable gardens Parc de Saint-Léger (22km); Potager du château de Lantilly (23km); Jardin de la Chaux (24km); Abbaye de la Bussière (26km); Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (26km); Jardin du moulin de Athie (29km); Abbaye de Fontenay (34km); Parc et jardins du château de Sully (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Autun (44km)

Sites of natural beauty Siège d'Alésia (23km); Cirque du Bout du Monde (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Beaune (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Charny

Canton: Vitteaux

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21350

Distance to Charny

from Dijon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 229 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 283 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Charny): Beurizot, Blancey, Clamerey, Eguilly, Fontangy, Gissey-le-Vieil, Missery, Mont-Saint-Jean, Nan-sous-Thil, Noidan, Normier, Saint-Thibault and Thorey-sous-Charny.

This page in French: Visitez Charny

Back to Top