Arquian tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arquian in Nievre

Visit Arquian: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Arquian is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 62 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Arquian is 154 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Guedelon at 13 km and Briare at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Arquian, 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 Arquian 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 Arquian

Markets in and near Arquian

  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (12km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (19km)
  • Briare: market Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (25km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (27km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Arquian, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Arquian, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (21km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (32km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (38km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arquian

Canton: Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58310

Distance to Arquian

from Nevers (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 154 km

from Calais: 388 km

from Nice: 541 km

from Bordeaux: 407 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay, Faverelles and Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye.

This page in French: Visiter Arquian