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Thoisy-le-Désert tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Thoisy-le-Désert in Cote d'Or

Photo of Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 9 km from Thoisy-le-Désert

Visit Thoisy-le-Désert: Highlights and Tourist Information

Thoisy-le-Désert is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 40 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Thoisy-le-Désert is 241 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 9 km and Saulieu at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thoisy-le-Désert, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Chateauneuf-en-Auxois
Chateauneuf-en-Auxois 9km
photo of Saulieu
Saulieu 22km
photo of Morvan Regional Park
Morvan Regional Park 22km
photo of Flavigny
Flavigny 30km
photo of Semur-en-Auxois
Semur-en-Auxois 31km
photo of Beaune
Beaune 34km
photo of Nuits-Saint-Georges
Nuits-Saint-Georges 34km
photo of Fontenay Abbey
Fontenay Abbey 44km
photo of Montbard
Montbard 44km
photo of Montreal
Montreal 49km

Map of places to visit near Thoisy-le-Désert and location information

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More information about Thoisy-le-Désert & region

Cote d'Or (local department)

Burgundy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Thoisy-le-Désert

Local markets

  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (22km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (28km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (34km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (37km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (37km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (38km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (40km)

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

Grand sites of France Alesia (33km); Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (51km)

Heritage sites Fontenay Abbey (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Chateauneuf-en-Auxois (9km); Flavigny (30km)

National Monuments Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (35km)

Regional Natural Parcs Morvan (32km)

Churches or other religious monuments Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (22km); Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (34km); Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (37km); Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (45km)

Remarkable gardens Abbaye de la Bussière (15km); Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (18km); Jardin de la Chaux (27km); Parc et jardins du château de Sully (27km); Parc de Saint-Léger (29km); Potager du château de Lantilly (35km); Jardin du moulin de Athie (41km); Abbaye de Fontenay (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Autun (37km); Dijon (40km)

Sites of natural beauty Cirque du Bout du Monde (31km); Siège d'Alésia (33km); Bibracte (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Beaune (34km); Quetigny (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoisy-le-Désert

Canton: Pouilly-en-Auxois

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21320

Distance to Thoisy-le-Désert

from Dijon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 241 km

from Calais: 455 km

from Nice: 448 km

from Bordeaux: 476 km

from Strasbourg: 283 km

Getting here

Thoisy-le-Désert 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 Thoisy-le-Désert from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Thoisy-le-Desert): Arconcey, Bellenot-sous-Pouilly, Chailly-sur-Armancon, Chatellenot, Creancey, Essey, Maconge, Meilly-sur-Rouvres, Pouilly-en-Auxois and Rouvres-sous-Meilly.

This page in French: Visitez Thoisy-le-Désert



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