Biches tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Corbigny at 28 km from Biches

Visit Biches: highlights and tourist information

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Biches is situated in the Nievre 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 Biches in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 28 km and Nevers at 38 km.

Biches, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 28 km (direction )

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey among its...

See Corbigny guide


at 38 km (direction west)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating from the...

See Nevers guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction west), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us to the...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 50 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring Autun with its old town, cathedral and roman ruins you can visit...

See Autun guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 52 km (direction west-north-west)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery buildings...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide


at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the Basilica Saint-Andoche...

See Saulieu guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 53 km (direction east-north-east)

Morvan Regional Natural Park is a quiet region of unspoiled countryside with small fields,...

See Morvan Regional Park guide


at 55 km (direction south-west), in the Allier department

In the historic centre of Moulins it is the cathedral that is the most...

See Moulins guide

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Map of places to visit near Biches


Markets in and near Biches

  • La Machine: market Saturday (19km)
  • Decize: market Friday (25km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (28km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (37km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (37km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (43km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (53km)

More information about Biches, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Biches, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (27km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (53km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (57km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (5km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (7km)
  • Forgeneuve (35km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (45km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (46km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (42km)

Geography and distances

Biches is in the eastern-center of France at 37 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Biches is 227 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Biches

Canton: Châtillon-en-Bazois

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58110

Distance to Biches

from Nevers (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 227 km

from Calais: 458 km

from Nice: 463 km

from Bordeaux: 406 km

from Strasbourg: 353 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alluy, Brinay, Chatillon-en-Bazois, Fertreve, Tamnay-en-Bazois and Tintury.

This page in French: Visiter Biches