Saint-Germain-de-Modeon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Germain-de-Modeon: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Germain-de-Modeon is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 69 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Germain-de-Modeon is 211 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulieu at 13 km and Semur-en-Auxois at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Germain-de-Modeon, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Saint-Germain-de-Modeon & region

Markets in and near Saint-Germain-de-Modeon

Local markets

  • Saulieu: market Saturday (13km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (21km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (32km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (37km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (43km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (44km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (51km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (52km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Germain-de-Modeon, 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 Saint-Germain-de-Modeon and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France Alesia (32km)

Heritage sites Vézelay basilica St Madeleine (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km); Vezelay (31km); Asquins église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km); Fontenay Abbey (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Flavigny (33km); Noyers-sur-Serein (37km); Chateauneuf-en-Auxois (42km)

National Monuments Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (36km)

Regional Natural Parcs Morvan (12km)

Churches or other religious monuments Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (13km); Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (31km); Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (32km)

Remarkable gardens Parc de Saint-Léger (11km); Jardin de la Chaux (20km); Jardin du moulin de Athie (23km); Potager du château de Lantilly (26km); Abbaye de Fontenay (35km); Abbaye de la Bussière (48km); Parc et jardins du château de Sully (48km); Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (51km); Jardin du château de Limanton (52km)

Sites of natural beauty Siège d'Alésia (33km); Cirque du Bout du Monde (59km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-de-Modeon

Canton: Saulieu

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21530

Distance to Saint-Germain-de-Modeon

from Dijon (prefecture): 69 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 430 km

from Nice: 476 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 301 km

Getting here

Saint-Germain-de-Modeon 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 Saint-Germain-de-Modeon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Germain-de-Modeon): Bussieres, La Roche-en-Brenil, Molphey, Rouvray, Saint-Andeux, Saint-Didier and Sincey-les-Rouvray.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Germain-de-Modeon