Couternon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Couternon: highlights and tourist information

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Couternon is situated in the Cote d'Or, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 8 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Couternon is 268 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Dijon at 8 km and Beze at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Couternon, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Map of places to visit near Couternon

Markets in and near Couternon

  • Longvic: market Sunday (8km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (8km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (20km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (24km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (26km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (37km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (44km)

More information about Couternon, Burgundy

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (41km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Château d'Arcelot (7km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (22km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (31km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (35km) [Map]
  • Jardin à la Faulx (37km) [Map]
  • Parc de l'Etang (38km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (54km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Couternon

Canton: Dijon 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Dijon

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21560

Distance to Couternon

from Dijon (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 468 km

from Nice: 436 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 239 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Couternon): Arc-sur-Tille, Arceau, Bellefond, Bressey-sur-Tille, Cessey-sur-Tille, Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur, Izier, Neuilly-les-Dijon, Orgeux, Quetigny, Remilly-sur-Tille, Ruffey-les-Echirey, Saint-Apollinaire, Sennecey-les-Dijon and Varois-et-Chaignot.

This page in French: Visitez Couternon