Blismes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Blismes in Nievre

Photo is of Corbigny at 17 km from Blismes

Visit Blismes: highlights and tourist information

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Blismes 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 Blismes in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 17 km and Saulieu at 35 km.

Blismes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction north-west)

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

See Corbigny guide


at 35 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 36 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Morvan Regional Park guide


Heritage Site at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yonne department

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in France, Vezelay...

See Vezelay guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yonne department

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture, with 12th...

See Vézelay basilica guide


at 41 km (direction north-north-east), in the Yonne department

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very imposing medieval buildings,...

See Avallon guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Autun guide


at 43 km (direction north-west)

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

See Clamecy guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Yonne department

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very unspoiled medieval...

See Montreal guide


at 56 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very lively and...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide

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Map of places to visit near Blismes


Markets in and near Blismes

  • Corbigny: market Friday (17km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (18km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (35km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (38km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (41km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (41km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (43km)
  • Decize: market Friday (43km)

More information about Blismes, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Blismes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (28km)

Heritage sites

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (13km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (26km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (15km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (17km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (28km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (28km)

Geography and distances

Blismes is in the eastern-center of France at 52 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Blismes is 221 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Blismes

Canton: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58120

Distance to Blismes

from Nevers (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 221 km

from Calais: 448 km

from Nice: 466 km

from Bordeaux: 424 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, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Blismes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatin, Chougny, Dun-sur-Grandry, Montigny-en-Morvan, Montreuillon and Saint-Hilaire-en-Morvan.

This page in French: Visiter Blismes