Avot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Avot: highlights and tourist information

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Avot is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 33 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Avot is 240 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beze at 25 km and Dijon at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avot, 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 Avot 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Avot

Markets in and near Avot

  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Langres: market Friday (36km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (36km)
  • Chalindrey: market Thursday (37km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (37km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (42km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (46km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (47km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (55km)

More information about Avot, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Avot, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Château d'Arcelot (29km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (43km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (45km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Avot

Canton: Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle

Arrondissement: Dijon

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21580

Distance to Avot

from Dijon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 240 km

from Calais: 435 km

from Nice: 469 km

from Bordeaux: 529 km

from Strasbourg: 230 km

Getting here

Avot is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Avot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avelanges, Barjon, Bussieres, Courlon, Cussey-les-Forges, Fraignot-et-Vesvrotte, Le Meix, Marey-sur-Tille and Poiseul-les-Saulx.

This page in French: Visiter Avot