Anthien tourism and travel guide

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Visit Anthien: highlights and tourist information

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Anthien is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 56 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Anthien is 200 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 7 km and Vezelay at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Anthien, 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 Anthien 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 Anthien

Markets in and near Anthien

  • Corbigny: market Friday (8km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (23km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (24km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (24km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (37km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (39km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (53km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (56km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (58km)

More information about Anthien, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Anthien, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (49km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (8km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (21km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (30km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (31km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (36km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (48km)
  • Forgeneuve (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (49km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Anthien

Canton: Corbigny

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58800

Distance to Anthien

from Nevers (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 200 km

from Calais: 427 km

from Nice: 486 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 330 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lormes, Magny-Lormes, Moissy-Moulinot, Monceaux-le-Comte, Neuffontaines, Pouques-Lormes, Ruages, Saizy and Vignol.

This page in French: Visiter Anthien