Authumes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Authumes: highlights and tourist information

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Authumes 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 74 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Authumes is 310 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Dole at 26 km and Chateau-Chalon at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Authumes, 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 Authumes in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


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Map of places to visit near Authumes

Markets in and near Authumes

  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (3km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (21km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (30km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (31km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (32km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (34km)

More information about Authumes, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Authumes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (38km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (23km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (27km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (57km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (33km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (43km)
  • Lac de Chalain (45km)
  • Lac de Chambly (47km)
  • Lac du Val (49km)
  • Seille (Saône) (50km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (50km)
  • Lac du Vernois (52km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (55km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (55km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Authumes

Canton: Pierre-de-Bresse

Arrondissement: Louhans

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71270

Distance to Authumes

from Macon (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 310 km

from Calais: 517 km

from Nice: 387 km

from Bordeaux: 509 km

from Strasbourg: 262 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellevesvre, Fretterans, La Chapelle-Saint-Sauveur, Lays-sur-le-Doubs, Neublans-Abergement, Petit-Noir, Pierre-de-Bresse and Torpes.

This page in French: Visiter Authumes