Savigny-Poil-Fol tourism and travel guide

Photo of Savigny-Poil-Fol in Nievre

Visit Savigny-Poil-Fol: highlights and tourist information

Savigny-Poil-Fol is situated in the Nievre, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 58 km from Nevers, the department capital. (General information: Savigny-Poil-Fol is 257 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Paray-le-Monial at 42 km and Moulins at 47 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Savigny-Poil-Fol, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Savigny-Poil-Fol. 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 Savigny-Poil-Fol

Local markets

  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (25km)
  • Decize: market Friday (31km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (32km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (32km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (35km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (38km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (40km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (42km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (43km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (46km)

More information about Savigny-Poil-Fol & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Savigny-Poil-Fol, 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 Savigny-Poil-Fol and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (20km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (33km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (38km) [Map]
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (42km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (45km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Limanton (25km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (34km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (38km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (20km) [Map]

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (32km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (50km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (35km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Savigny-Poil-Fol

Canton: Luzy

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 58170

Distance to Savigny-Poil-Fol

from Nevers (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 257 km

from Calais: 486 km

from Nice: 434 km

from Bordeaux: 406 km

from Strasbourg: 353 km

Getting here

Savigny-Poil-Fol 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 Savigny-Poil-Fol from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Savigny-Poil-Fol): Avree, Flety, La Nocle-Maulaix, Lanty, Remilly, Saint-Seine, Tazilly and Ternant.

This page in French: Visitez Savigny-Poil-Fol