Biches tourism and travel guide

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Visit Biches: highlights and tourist information

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Biches is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 37 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Biches is 227 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 28 km and Nevers at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Biches, 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 Biches 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 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

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

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

Biches 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 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