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Bussieres tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Solutre-Pouilly at 5 km from Bussieres

Visit Bussieres: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Solutre-Pouilly at 5 km and Macon at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bussieres, 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 Bussieres in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Macon

Macon

at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest...

See Macon guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 11 km (direction north-north-west)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys...

See Cluny guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Brancion guide
 
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Cormatin

Cormatin

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Cormatin guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 26 km (direction south-south-east), in the Rhone department

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

See Belleville guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Tournus abbey guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Dombes

Dombes

at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

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

See Dombes guide
Oingt

Oingt

Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of...

See Oingt guide
Trevoux

Trevoux

at 45 km (direction south), in the Ain department

The quiet town of Trevoux in Ain has several historical...

See Trevoux guide
Theize

Theize

at 45 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the...

See Theize guide
Anse

Anse

at 45 km (direction south), in the Rhone department

The quiet town of Anse retains some Roman remains that...

See Anse guide

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Map of places to visit near Bussieres

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Markets in and near Bussieres

  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (7km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (11km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (11km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (17km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (20km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Vonnas: market Thursday (26km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (28km)

More information about Bussieres, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Bussieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (5km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (31km)
  • Trevoux (45km)
  • Charlieu (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (2km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (10km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (24km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (45km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (46km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (48km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (29km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (30km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (39km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (42km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (5km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (27km)
  • Seille (Saône) (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (11km)
  • Vonnas (26km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bussieres is in the eastern-center of France at 11 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Bussieres is 331 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bussieres

Canton: Mâcon-Sud

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71960

Distance to Bussieres

from Macon (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 331 km

from Calais: 554 km

from Nice: 356 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 339 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 Bussieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berze-la-Ville, Berze-le-Chatel, Bourgvilain, Davaye, La Roche-Vineuse, Milly-Lamartine, Pierreclos, Prisse, Serrieres, Sologny, Solutre-Pouilly, Vergisson and Verze.

This page in French: Visiter Bussieres

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