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Achun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Achun in Nievre

Photo is of Corbigny at 15 km from Achun

Visit Achun: highlights and tourist information

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Achun is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Achun is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 15 km and Vezelay at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Achun, 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 Achun in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nievre

Map of places to visit near Achun


Markets in and near Achun

  • Corbigny: market Friday (15km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (31km)
  • Decize: market Friday (37km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (39km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (42km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (44km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (45km)

More information about Achun, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Achun, France

What to do at Achun? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Achun.

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (35km)

Heritage sites

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (14km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (17km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (8km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (15km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (39km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (39km)
  • Forgeneuve (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Achun

Canton: Châtillon-en-Bazois

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58110

Distance to Achun

from Nevers (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 446 km

from Nice: 472 km

from Bordeaux: 416 km

from Strasbourg: 344 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aunay-en-Bazois, Bazolles, La Collancelle, Mont-et-Marre and Ougny.

This page in French: Visiter Achun

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