Menessaire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Menessaire: highlights and tourist information

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Menessaire is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 71 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Menessaire is 234 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Menessaire, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Menessaire in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below 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 Menessaire

Markets in and near Menessaire

  • 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)

More information about Menessaire, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Menessaire, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Menessaire.

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (25km)
  • Alesia (52km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and 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)

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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Menessaire): Chissey-en-Morvan, Cussy-en-Morvan, Gien-sur-Cure and Moux-en-Morvan.

This page in French: Visitez Menessaire