Balot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Balot: highlights and tourist information

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Balot 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 71 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Balot is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chatillon-sur-Seine at 13 km and Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Balot, 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 Balot 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 Balot

Markets in and near Balot

  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (12km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (19km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (20km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (21km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (22km)
  • Essoyes: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Bar-sur-Seine: market Friday (33km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (34km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (35km)

More information about Balot, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Balot, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (31km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (19km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (30km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (30km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (25km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Balot

Canton: Laignes

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21330

Distance to Balot

from Dijon (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 395 km

from Nice: 507 km

from Bordeaux: 507 km

from Strasbourg: 261 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bissey-la-Pierre, Fontaines-les-Seches, Laignes, Marcenay and Nesle-et-Massoult.

This page in French: Visiter Balot