Villars-Fontaine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villars-Fontaine: highlights and tourist information

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Villars-Fontaine is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 22 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Villars-Fontaine is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nuits-Saint-Georges at 5 km and Beaune at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villars-Fontaine, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Villars-Fontaine in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Villars-Fontaine

Markets in and near Villars-Fontaine

  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (4km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (20km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (30km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (34km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (38km)

More information about Villars-Fontaine, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Villars-Fontaine, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Villars-Fontaine.

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (53km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de la Bussière (15km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (16km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (35km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (35km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (47km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (26km)
  • Siège d'Alésia (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villars-Fontaine

Canton: Nuits-Saint-Georges

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21700

Distance to Villars-Fontaine

from Dijon (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 477 km

from Nice: 425 km

from Bordeaux: 494 km

from Strasbourg: 266 km

Getting here

Villars-Fontaine 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 Villars-Fontaine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Villars-Fontaine): Arcenant, Bevy, Chambolle-Musigny, Chaux, Chevannes, Collonges-les-Bevy, Comblanchien, Curtil-Vergy, Echevronne, Fussey, Magny-les-Villers, Marey-les-Fussey, Messanges, Meuilley, Morey-Saint-Denis, Nuits-Saint-Georges, Premeaux-Prissey, Reulle-Vergy, Segrois, Ternant, Villers-la-Faye, Vosne-Romanee and Vougeot.

This page in French: Visitez Villars-Fontaine