Santenay tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Santenay in Cote d'Or

Visit Santenay: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Santenay on map of France

Santenay is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 53 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Santenay is 278 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 19 km and Autun at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Santenay, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

Map of places to visit near Santenay and location information

More information about Santenay & region

Cote d'Or (local department)

Burgundy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Santenay

Local markets

  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (15km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (25km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (31km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Santenay, 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 Santenay and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Chateauneuf-en-Auxois (34km)

Churches or other religious monuments Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (17km); Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (30km); Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (35km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (39km); Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (41km); Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (41km); Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (49km); Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (54km)

Remarkable gardens Parc et jardins du château de Sully (20km); Abbaye de la Bussière (34km); Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (39km); Jardin de la Chaux (51km); Jardin du château de Digoine (54km); Parc de Saint-Léger (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Chalon-sur-Saone (18km); Autun (31km); Tournus (42km)

Sites of natural beauty Cirque du Bout du Monde (9km); Confluence - la Seille (47km); Seille (Saône) (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Beaune (17km); Quetigny (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Santenay

Canton: Nolay

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21590

Distance to Santenay

from Dijon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 495 km

from Nice: 409 km

from Bordeaux: 468 km

from Strasbourg: 295 km

Getting here

Santenay 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 Santenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 21 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Santenay): Bouzeron, Chagny, Chamilly, Change, Chassagne-Montrachet, Chassey-le-Camp, Cheilly-les-Maranges, Cormot-le-Grand, Corpeau, Dennevy, Dezize-les-Maranges, La Rochepot, Nolay, Paris-l'Hopital, Puligny-Montrachet, Remigny, Rully, Saint-Aubin, Saint-Gilles, Saint-Sernin-du-Plain and Sampigny-les-Maranges.

This page in French: Visitez Santenay

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