Cenves tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cenves: highlights and tourist information

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Cenves is situated in the Rhone department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the eastern-center of France at 58 kilometres from Lyon, the department capital (general information: Cenves is 335 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Solutre-Pouilly at 7 km and Macon at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cenves, 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 Cenves in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Cenves

Markets in and near Cenves

  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (12km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne: market Saturday (16km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (18km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (18km)
  • Belleville: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Montmerle-sur-Saone: market Sunday (22km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (25km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Cenves, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cenves, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (6km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (29km)
  • Trevoux (38km)
  • Charlieu (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (14km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (39km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (42km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (45km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (45km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (23km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (24km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (36km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (36km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (6km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (36km)
  • Seille (Saône) (36km)

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 (14km)
  • Vonnas (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cenves

Canton: Monsols

Arrondissement: Villefranche-sur-Saône

Department: Rhone

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 69840

Distance to Cenves

from Lyon (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 335 km

from Calais: 559 km

from Nice: 352 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 347 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cenves from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chasselas, Emeringes, Germolles-sur-Grosne, Julienas, Jullie, Ouroux, Pruzilly, Saint-Jacques-Des-Arrets, Saint-Mamert, Serrieres, Solutre-Pouilly, Tramayes and Vergisson.

This page in French: Visiter Cenves