Sauvigny-les-Bois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sauvigny-les-Bois in Nievre

Visit Sauvigny-les-Bois: highlights and tourist information

Sauvigny-les-Bois is situated in the Nievre, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 9 km from Nevers, the department capital. (General information: Sauvigny-les-Bois is 221 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Apremont-sur-Allier at 17 km and La Charite-sur-Loire at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sauvigny-les-Bois, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Sauvigny-les-Bois. 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 Sauvigny-les-Bois

Local markets

  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (16km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (17km)
  • Decize: market Friday (21km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (37km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (44km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (44km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (45km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (45km)

More information about Sauvigny-les-Bois & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Sauvigny-les-Bois, 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 Sauvigny-les-Bois and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (32km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (42km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (44km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (46km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (46km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (47km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Forgeneuve (8km) [Map]
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (19km) [Map]
  • Arboretum de Balaine (30km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (30km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (35km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (56km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (18km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sauvigny-les-Bois

Canton: Imphy

Arrondissement: Nevers

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 58160

Distance to Sauvigny-les-Bois

from Nevers (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 221 km

from Calais: 455 km

from Nice: 478 km

from Bordeaux: 381 km

from Strasbourg: 379 km

Getting here

Sauvigny-les-Bois 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 Sauvigny-les-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sauvigny-les-Bois): Chevenon, Imphy, La Fermete, Saint-Eloi and Saint-Jean-Aux-Amognes.

This page in French: Visitez Sauvigny-les-Bois