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Artaix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Artaix in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Semur-en-Brionnais at 6 km from Artaix

Visit Artaix: highlights and tourist information

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Artaix is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

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!

Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque style...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
 
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Lapalisse

Lapalisse

at 29 km (direction west), in the Allier department

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal decorations and...

See Lapalisse guide
Vichy

Vichy

at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Allier department

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its...

See Vichy guide
Chateldon

Chateldon

at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part of its...

See Chateldon guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 54 km (direction east-north-east)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France...

See Cluny guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of...

See Oingt guide
Thiers

Thiers

at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Not always considered a tourist destination, Thouars actually has a facscinating...

See Thiers guide
Theize

Theize

at 58 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the...

See Theize guide
Bagnols

Bagnols

at 59 km (direction east-south-east), in the Rhone department

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages...

See Bagnols guide
Eveux

Eveux

at 67 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

Eveux, in the Rhone, is visited for the La...

See Eveux guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Artaix

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Artaix, France

What to do at Artaix? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Artaix is in the eastern-center of France at 63 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Artaix is 316 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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