Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes in Nievre

Visit Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes is situated in the Nievre, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 29 km from Nevers, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes is 239 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apremont-sur-Allier at 30 km and Moulins at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes, 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-Leger-Des-Vignes. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nievre

Markets in and near Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes

Local markets

  • Decize: market Friday (1km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (6km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (35km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (39km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (42km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (42km)

More information about Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes, 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-Leger-Des-Vignes and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (44km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (42km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (42km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (42km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (50km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (23km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (27km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (28km) [Map]
  • Forgeneuve (28km) [Map]
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (33km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (44km) [Map]

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (39km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (38km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (39km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes

Canton: Machine

Arrondissement: Nevers

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 58300

Distance to Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes

from Nevers (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 239 km

from Calais: 472 km

from Nice: 458 km

from Bordeaux: 384 km

from Strasbourg: 375 km

Getting here

Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes): Champvert, Decize, La Machine and Sougy-sur-Loire.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Leger-Des-Vignes