Authiou tourism and travel guide

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Visit Authiou: highlights and tourist information

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Authiou is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 37 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Authiou is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 20 km and Clamecy at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Authiou, 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 Authiou 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 Authiou

Markets in and near Authiou

  • Corbigny: market Friday (20km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (22km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (37km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (38km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (40km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (42km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (43km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (43km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (45km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (49km)

More information about Authiou, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Authiou, France

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

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) (9km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (30km)
  • Forgeneuve (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (40km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (49km)

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 (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Authiou

Canton: Brinon-sur-Beuvron

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58700

Distance to Authiou

from Nevers (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 424 km

from Nice: 497 km

from Bordeaux: 410 km

from Strasbourg: 354 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arthel, Arzembouy, Brinon-sur-Beuvron, Bussy-la-Pesle, Champallement, Champlemy, Champlin, Chazeuil, Chevannes-Changy, Corvol-d'Embernard, Giry, Marcy and Taconnay.

This page in French: Visiter Authiou