Montlay-en-Auxois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montlay-en-Auxois in Cote d'Or

Visit Montlay-en-Auxois: highlights and tourist information

Montlay-en-Auxois is situated in the Cote d'Or, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 58 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Montlay-en-Auxois is 220 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulieu at 8 km and Semur-en-Auxois at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montlay-en-Auxois, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Local markets

  • Saulieu: market Saturday (8km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (24km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (31km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (32km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (44km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (44km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (54km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (55km)

More information about Montlay-en-Auxois & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Montlay-en-Auxois, 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 Montlay-en-Auxois and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (26km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (30km) [Map]

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (9km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (31km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (41km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (45km) [Map]
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (55km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Saint-Léger (13km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la Chaux (18km) [Map]
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (23km) [Map]
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (24km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (33km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (36km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (37km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (41km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (57km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (27km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (49km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montlay-en-Auxois

Canton: Saulieu

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21210

Distance to Montlay-en-Auxois

from Dijon (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 220 km

from Calais: 437 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 293 km

Getting here

Montlay-en-Auxois 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 Montlay-en-Auxois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Montlay-en-Auxois): Aisy-sous-Thil, Dompierre-en-Morvan, Fontangy, Juillenay, La Motte-Ternant, Lacour-d'Arcenay, Molphey, Precy-sous-Thil and Vic-sous-Thil.

This page in French: Visitez Montlay-en-Auxois