Berze-le-Chatel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Berze-le-Chatel in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Cluny at 6 km from Berze-le-Chatel

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Berze-le-Chatel is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Berze-le-Chatel in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cluny at 6 km and Solutre-Pouilly at 10 km.

Berze-le-Chatel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction north-north-west)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny also has...

See Cluny guide


at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the village that...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide


at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to nearby Lamartine's...

See Macon guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century, is the highlight...

See Cormatin guide


at 18 km (direction north-east)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre - hence...

See Brancion guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will also discover...

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 26 km (direction north-east)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style with a...

See Tournus abbey guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites of interest...

See Belleville guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 44 km (direction west)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque style...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


at 44 km (direction west)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting make the Basilica...

See Paray-le-Monial guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-east)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your visit to...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow time to...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the Chateau de...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide


at 49 km (direction west)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory of Anzy-le-Duc...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide

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Map of places to visit near Berze-le-Chatel


Markets in and near Berze-le-Chatel

  • Cluny: market Saturday (6km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (11km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (14km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (20km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (25km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (26km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (30km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Berze-le-Chatel, France

What to do at Berze-le-Chatel? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Berze-le-Chatel.

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (10km)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (36km)
  • Charlieu (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (5km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (6km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (20km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (41km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (44km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (44km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (47km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (30km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (30km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (39km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (41km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (10km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (24km)
  • Seille (Saône) (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (14km)
  • Vonnas (30km)

Geography and distances

Berze-le-Chatel is in the eastern-center of France at 14 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Berze-le-Chatel is 326 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Berze-le-Chatel

Canton: Cluny

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71960

Distance to Berze-le-Chatel

from Macon (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 326 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 361 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 335 km

Getting here

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 Berze-le-Chatel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aze, Berze-la-Ville, Bourgvilain, Bussieres, Cluny, Ige, Jalogny, La Roche-Vineuse, Milly-Lamartine, Pierreclos, Saint-Point, Sainte-Cecile, Sologny and Verze.

This page in French: Visiter Berze-le-Chatel