Balleray tourism and travel guide

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Visit Balleray: highlights and tourist information

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Balleray is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 13 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Balleray is 210 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nevers at 13 km and La Charite-sur-Loire at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Balleray, 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 Balleray 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 Balleray

Markets in and near Balleray

  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (13km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (16km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (25km)
  • Decize: market Friday (31km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (36km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (42km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (44km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (46km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (46km)

More information about Balleray, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Balleray, France

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

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) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Forgeneuve (10km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (26km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (36km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (42km)

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 (14km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Balleray

Canton: Guérigny

Arrondissement: Nevers

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 58130

Distance to Balleray

from Nevers (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 210 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 487 km

from Bordeaux: 388 km

from Strasbourg: 373 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montigny-Aux-Amognes, Nolay, Ourouer, Poiseux, Saint-Martin-d'Heuille, Saint-Sulpice and Urzy.

This page in French: Visiter Balleray