Sainte-Colombe tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sainte-Colombe in Cote d'Or

Visit Sainte-Colombe: highlights and tourist information

Sainte-Colombe is situated in the Cote d'Or, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 45 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Sainte-Colombe is 223 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Auxois at 12 km and Fontenay Abbey at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sainte-Colombe, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Sainte-Colombe. 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 Sainte-Colombe

Local markets

  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (24km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (24km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (40km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (42km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (44km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (45km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (45km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (49km)

More information about Sainte-Colombe & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Sainte-Colombe, 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 Sainte-Colombe and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (13km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (16km) [Map]

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (24km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (24km) [Map]
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (53km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du château de Lantilly (14km) [Map]
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (22km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (24km) [Map]
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (29km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (30km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (31km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la Chaux (33km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (13km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Colombe

Canton: Vitteaux

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21350

Distance to Sainte-Colombe

from Dijon (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 223 km

from Calais: 435 km

from Nice: 468 km

from Bordeaux: 483 km

from Strasbourg: 277 km

Getting here

Sainte-Colombe 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 Sainte-Colombe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sainte-Colombe): Arnay-sous-Vitteaux, Brain, Braux, Charigny, Chassey, Clamerey, La Roche-Vanneau, Marcigny-sous-Thil, Marigny-le-Cahouet, Posanges, Saint-Euphrone, Velogny, Vesvres, Villeferry and Villeneuve-sous-Charigny.

This page in French: Visitez Sainte-Colombe