Armes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Armes: highlights and tourist information

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Armes is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 59 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Armes is 179 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clamecy at 2 km and Vezelay at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Armes, 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 Armes 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 Armes

Markets in and near Armes

  • Clamecy: market Saturday (2km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (25km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (27km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (36km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (37km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (41km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (44km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (45km)

More information about Armes, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Armes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Armes

Canton: Clamecy

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58500

Distance to Armes

from Nevers (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 179 km

from Calais: 407 km

from Nice: 508 km

from Bordeaux: 431 km

from Strasbourg: 337 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Breves, Chevroches, Clamecy, Dornecy, Licheres-sur-Yonne, Pousseaux, Rix, Surgy and Villiers-sur-Yonne.

This page in French: Visiter Armes