Menessaire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Menessaire in Cote d'Or



Visit Menessaire: highlights and tourist information

Menessaire is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 71 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Menessaire is 234 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Morvan Regional Park at 17 km and Autun at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Menessaire, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Menessaire & region

Markets in and near Menessaire

Local markets

  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (13km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (17km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (23km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (32km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (38km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (43km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (43km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (50km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (60km)

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

Grand sites of France Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (25km); Alesia (52km)

Heritage sites Vézelay basilica St Madeleine (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km); Vezelay (48km); Asquins église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Chateauneuf-en-Auxois (38km); Flavigny (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs Morvan (16km)

Churches or other religious monuments Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (17km); Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (24km); Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (32km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin de la Chaux (8km); Parc de Saint-Léger (16km); Parc et jardins du château de Sully (28km); Jardin du château de Limanton (35km); Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (38km); Abbaye de la Bussière (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Autun (23km)

Sites of natural beauty Bibracte (25km); Cirque du Bout du Monde (41km); Siège d'Alésia (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Menessaire

Canton: Liernais

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21430

Distance to Menessaire

from Dijon (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 234 km

from Calais: 456 km

from Nice: 453 km

from Bordeaux: 445 km

from Strasbourg: 313 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Menessaire): Chissey-en-Morvan, Cussy-en-Morvan, Gien-sur-Cure and Moux-en-Morvan.

This page in French: Visitez Menessaire