Thoisy-le-Desert tourism, attractions and travel guide

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Visit Thoisy-le-Desert: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Thoisy-le-Desert on map of France

Thoisy-le-Desert 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-Desert is 241 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulieu at 22 km and Morvan Regional Park at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thoisy-le-Desert, 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 Thoisy-le-Desert. 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 Thoisy-le-Desert and location information

More information about Thoisy-le-Desert & region

Cote d'Or (local department)

Burgundy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Thoisy-le-Desert

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-Desert, 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-Desert 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-Desert

Canton: Pouilly-en-Auxois

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21320

Distance to Thoisy-le-Desert

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-Desert 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-Desert 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-Desert

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