Bligny-le-Sec tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bligny-le-Sec in Cote d'Or

Visit Bligny-le-Sec: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Bligny-le-Sec 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 26 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Bligny-le-Sec is 237 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Flavigny at 17 km and Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Bligny-le-Sec, 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 Bligny-le-Sec 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 Bligny-le-Sec

Markets in and near Bligny-le-Sec

  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (30km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (36km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (38km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (42km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (57km)

More information about Bligny-le-Sec, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Bligny-le-Sec, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (21km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (36km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (21km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (25km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (29km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (34km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (35km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (39km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (48km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (21km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bligny-le-Sec

Canton: Saint-Seine-l'Abbaye

Arrondissement: Dijon

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21440

Distance to Bligny-le-Sec

from Dijon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 237 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 460 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 257 km

Getting here

Bligny-le-Sec 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 Bligny-le-Sec from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blessey, Champagny, Champrenault, Charencey, Poncey-sur-l'Ignon, Saint-Germain-Source-Seine, Saint-Martin-du-Mont, Saint-Seine-l'Abbaye, Salmaise, Trouhaut, Turcey, Vaux-Saules, Verrey-sous-Salmaise and Villotte-Saint-Seine.

This page in French: Visiter Bligny-le-Sec