Boyer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Boyer in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Tournus abbey at 4 km from Boyer

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Boyer is situated in the Saone-et-Loire 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 Boyer in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournus abbey at 4 km and Tournus at 4 km.

Boyer, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 4 km (direction south-east)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style with a...

See Tournus abbey guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 4 km (direction south-east)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will also discover...

See Tournus guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 9 km (direction south-west)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre - hence...

See Brancion guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century, is the highlight...

See Cormatin guide
 
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Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your visit to...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny also has...

See Cluny guide
Macon

Macon

at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to nearby Lamartine's...

See Macon guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the village that...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 48 km (direction south-south-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Beaune is the centre of the famous wine region of the same name, with...

See Beaune guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 50 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow time to...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Autun

Autun

at 60 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Autun guide

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Markets in and near Boyer

  • Tournus: market Saturday (4km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (15km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (24km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (25km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (26km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (32km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Boyer, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (35km)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (3km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (25km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (27km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (54km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (9km)
  • Seille (Saône) (9km)
  • Roche de Solutré (35km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (33km)
  • Vonnas (43km)
 
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Geography and distances

Boyer is in the eastern-center of France at 32 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Boyer is 315 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Boyer

Canton: Sennecey-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71700

Distance to Boyer

from Macon (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 315 km

from Calais: 533 km

from Nice: 372 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 309 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port - allow about 6 - 7 hours. For driving distances to Boyer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Jugy, Lacrost, Laives, Mancey, Montceaux-Ragny, Nanton, Ozenay, Prety, Royer, Sennecey-le-Grand, Tournus and Vers.

This page in French: Visiter Boyer