Blessey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Blessey: highlights and tourist information

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Blessey 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 33 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Blessey is 230 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Flavigny at 12 km and Semur-en-Auxois at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Blessey, 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 Blessey 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 Blessey

Markets in and near Blessey

  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (30km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (32km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (36km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (41km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (42km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (43km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (44km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (51km)

More information about Blessey, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Blessey, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (16km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (30km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du château de Lantilly (24km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (27km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (28km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (30km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (33km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (40km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (47km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (15km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Blessey

Canton: Venarey-les-Laumes

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21690

Distance to Blessey

from Dijon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 230 km

from Calais: 436 km

from Nice: 466 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 258 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bligny-le-Sec, Boux-sous-Salmaise, Champagny, Chanceaux, Corpoyer-la-Chapelle, Frolois, Poncey-sur-l'Ignon, Saint-Germain-Source-Seine, Salmaise, Thenissey and Verrey-sous-Salmaise.

This page in French: Visiter Blessey