Artaix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Artaix: highlights and tourist information

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Artaix is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 63 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Artaix is 316 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Brionnais at 6 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Artaix, 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 Artaix 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 Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Artaix

Markets in and near Artaix

  • Marcigny: market Monday (3km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (24km)
  • Le Coteau: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (26km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (29km)

More information about Artaix, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Artaix, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (7km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (12km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (13km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (15km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (22km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (34km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (16km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (24km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Artaix

Canton: Marcigny

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71110

Distance to Artaix

from Macon (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 316 km

from Calais: 547 km

from Nice: 381 km

from Bordeaux: 390 km

from Strasbourg: 383 km

Getting here

Artaix 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 - allow about 6 - 7 hours. For driving distances to Artaix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baugy, Ceron, Chambilly, Chenay-le-Chatel, Iguerande, Marcigny, Melay and Saint-Martin-du-Lac.

This page in French: Visiter Artaix