Bona tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bona in Nievre

Photo is of Nevers at 22 km from Bona

Visit Bona: highlights and tourist information

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Bona 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 Bona in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nevers at 22 km and Corbigny at 30 km.

Bona, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Nevers guide


at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Corbigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west-south-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
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 33 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 45 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Clamecy guide


Heritage Site at 51 km (direction north-east), 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 51 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Vézelay basilica guide


at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for the famous wines of the...

See Sancerre guide


at 60 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Avallon guide

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Map of places to visit near Bona


Markets in and near Bona

  • La Machine: market Saturday (19km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Decize: market Friday (26km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (26km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (29km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (45km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (46km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (52km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (53km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (54km)

More information about Bona, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Bona, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (18km)
  • Forgeneuve (19km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (25km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (33km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (25km)

Geography and distances

Bona is in the eastern-center of France at 21 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Bona is 215 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bona

Canton: Saint-Saulge

Arrondissement: Nevers

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58330

Distance to Bona

from Nevers (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 215 km

from Calais: 447 km

from Nice: 479 km

from Bordeaux: 396 km

from Strasbourg: 365 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 Bona from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billy-Chevannes, Jailly, Saint-Firmin, Saint-Sulpice and Saxi-Bourdon.

This page in French: Visiter Bona