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Buffieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Buffieres in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Cluny at 9 km from Buffieres

Visit Buffieres: highlights and tourist information

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Buffieres is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cluny at 9 km and Cormatin at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Buffieres, 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 Buffieres in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Cluny

Cluny

at 9 km (direction east)

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

See Cluny guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Cormatin guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an...

See Brancion guide
 
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Macon

Macon

at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in...

See Tournus abbey guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 32 km (direction west)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 32 km (direction west)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting make...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites...

See Belleville guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 46 km (direction north-east)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 59 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect for fishing...

See Dombes guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Buffieres

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Markets in and near Buffieres

  • Cluny: market Saturday (9km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (23km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (26km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (30km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Buffieres, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Buffieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (20km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (41km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (6km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (8km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (9km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (31km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (32km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (32km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (32km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (43km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (22km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (29km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (31km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (20km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (32km)
  • Seille (Saône) (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (26km)
  • Vonnas (42km)
 
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Geography and distances

Buffieres is in the eastern-center of France at 26 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Buffieres is 316 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Buffieres

Canton: Cluny

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71250

Distance to Buffieres

from Macon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 316 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 371 km

from Bordeaux: 435 km

from Strasbourg: 340 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 Buffieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergesserin, Chateau, Chiddes, Curtil-sous-Buffieres, Donzy-le-National, La Vineuse, Mazille, Pressy-sous-Dondin, Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres, Sivignon, Suin and Trivy.

This page in French: Visiter Buffieres

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