Ternant tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ternant: highlights and tourist information

Ternant is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 19 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Ternant is 262 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 16 km and Beaune at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Ternant, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Ternant. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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More information about Ternant & region

Markets in and near Ternant

Local markets

  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (10km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (18km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (35km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (36km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (40km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Ternant, 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 Ternant and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France Alesia (46km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Chateauneuf-en-Auxois (16km); Flavigny (42km)

National Monuments Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (47km)

Churches or other religious monuments Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (20km); Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (51km)

Remarkable gardens Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (10km); Abbaye de la Bussière (10km); Château d'Arcelot (32km); Parc et jardins du château de Sully (36km); Jardin du château du Talmay (47km); Potager du château de Lantilly (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Dijon (19km); Autun (51km)

Sites of natural beauty Cirque du Bout du Monde (29km); Siège d'Alésia (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Beaune (19km); Quetigny (23km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ternant

Canton: Gevrey-Chambertin

Arrondissement: Dijon

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21220

Distance to Ternant

from Dijon (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 262 km

from Calais: 471 km

from Nice: 432 km

from Bordeaux: 495 km

from Strasbourg: 265 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Ternant): Bevy, Chamboeuf, Chevannes, Clemencey, Collonges-les-Bevy, Curley, Curtil-Vergy, Detain-et-Bruant, Gergueil, Messanges, Quemigny-Poisot, Reulle-Vergy, Segrois, Semezanges and Villars-Fontaine.

This page in French: Visitez Ternant