Avree tourism and travel guide

Photo of Avree in Nievre

Visit Avree: highlights and tourist information

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Avree is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 57 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Avree is 253 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Autun at 36 km and Paray-le-Monial at 45 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avree, 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 Avree 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 Avree

Markets in and near Avree

  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (28km)
  • Decize: market Friday (31km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (32km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (35km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (36km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (39km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (42km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (45km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (46km)

More information about Avree, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Avree, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (17km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (36km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (48km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Limanton (22km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (40km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (17km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Avree

Canton: Luzy

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58170

Distance to Avree

from Nevers (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 253 km

from Calais: 482 km

from Nice: 437 km

from Bordeaux: 409 km

from Strasbourg: 350 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chiddes, Flety, Lanty, Remilly, Savigny-Poil-Fol, Semelay and Tazilly.

This page in French: Visiter Avree