Saint-Germain-Source-Seine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Germain-Source-Seine in Cote d'Or

Visit Saint-Germain-Source-Seine: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Germain-Source-Seine is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 32 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Germain-Source-Seine is 231 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Auxois at 27 km and Fontenay Abbey at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Germain-Source-Seine, 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-Source-Seine. 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 Saint-Germain-Source-Seine

Local markets

  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (31km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (32km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (36km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (42km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (42km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (44km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (51km)

More information about Saint-Germain-Source-Seine & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Germain-Source-Seine, 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-Source-Seine and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (16km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (15km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (31km) [Map]
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (42km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du château de Lantilly (25km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (27km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (28km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (31km) [Map]
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (34km) [Map]
  • Château d'Arcelot (39km) [Map]
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (48km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la Chaux (51km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (16km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (38km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-Source-Seine

Canton: Venarey-les-Laumes

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21690

Distance to Saint-Germain-Source-Seine

from Dijon (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 231 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 257 km

Getting here

Saint-Germain-Source-Seine 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-Source-Seine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

There are 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Germain-Source-Seine): Billy-les-Chanceaux, Blessey, Bligny-le-Sec, Boux-sous-Salmaise, Champagny, Chanceaux, Frolois, Poncey-sur-l'Ignon, Salmaise and Thenissey.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Germain-Source-Seine