Jours-en-Vaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Jours-en-Vaux in Cote d'Or

Visit Jours-en-Vaux: highlights and tourist information

Jours-en-Vaux is situated in the Cote d'Or, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 46 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Jours-en-Vaux is 261 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 20 km and Autun at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Jours-en-Vaux, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Jours-en-Vaux. 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 Jours-en-Vaux

Local markets

  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (24km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (29km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (30km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (31km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (35km)

More information about Jours-en-Vaux & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Jours-en-Vaux, 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 Jours-en-Vaux and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (44km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (19km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (24km) [Map]
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (38km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (9km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (22km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (27km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la Chaux (35km) [Map]
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (42km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (8km) [Map]
  • Bibracte (44km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jours-en-Vaux

Canton: Nolay

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21340

Distance to Jours-en-Vaux

from Dijon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 261 km

from Calais: 478 km

from Nice: 426 km

from Bordeaux: 468 km

from Strasbourg: 292 km

Getting here

Jours-en-Vaux 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 Jours-en-Vaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Jours-en-Vaux): Bessey-la-Cour, Champignolles, Cussy-la-Colonne, Ecutigny, Epinac, Ivry-en-Montagne, Lacanche, Maligny, Molinot, Montceau-et-Echarnant, Saint-Pierre-en-Vaux, Santosse, Saussey, Thomirey and Thury.

This page in French: Visitez Jours-en-Vaux