Arthel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arthel: highlights and tourist information

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Arthel is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 34 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Arthel is 196 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 21 km and Clamecy at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arthel, 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 Arthel 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 Arthel

Markets in and near Arthel

  • Corbigny: market Friday (21km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (25km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (36km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (40km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (41km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (43km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (47km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (51km)

More information about Arthel, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Arthel, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (8km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (28km)
  • Forgeneuve (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (38km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arthel

Canton: Prémery

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58700

Distance to Arthel

from Nevers (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 196 km

from Calais: 427 km

from Nice: 496 km

from Bordeaux: 408 km

from Strasbourg: 356 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arzembouy, Authiou, Bussy-la-Pesle, Champlemy, Champlin, Chazeuil, Chevannes-Changy, Corvol-d'Embernard, Giry, Montenoison and Oulon.

This page in French: Visiter Arthel