Bresse-sur-Grosne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bresse-sur-Grosne: highlights and tourist information

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Bresse-sur-Grosne is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 33 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Bresse-sur-Grosne is 308 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 6 km and Brancion at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bresse-sur-Grosne, 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 Bresse-sur-Grosne in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Bresse-sur-Grosne

Markets in and near Bresse-sur-Grosne

  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (12km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (14km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (19km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (31km)

More information about Bresse-sur-Grosne, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Bresse-sur-Grosne, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (33km)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (7km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (20km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (24km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (37km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (40km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (45km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (49km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (51km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (18km)
  • Seille (Saône) (18km)
  • Roche de Solutré (33km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (33km)
  • Vonnas (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bresse-sur-Grosne

Canton: Sennecey-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71460

Distance to Bresse-sur-Grosne

from Macon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 308 km

from Calais: 528 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 456 km

from Strasbourg: 316 km

Getting here

Bresse-sur-Grosne is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Bresse-sur-Grosne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bissy-sous-Uxelles, Champagny-sous-Uxelles, Chapaize, Cormatin, Etrigny, La Chapelle-de-Bragny, La Chapelle-sous-Brancion, Malay, Messey-sur-Grosne, Saint-Gengoux-le-National, Santilly, Savigny-sur-Grosne and Sercy.

This page in French: Visiter Bresse-sur-Grosne