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Charny tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Morvan Regional Park at 16 km from Charny

Visit Charny: highlights and tourist information

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Charny is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Morvan Regional Park at 16 km and Saulieu at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Charny, 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 Charny in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 16 km (direction west-south-west), in the Nievre department

Morvan Regional Natural Park is a quiet region of unspoiled...

See Morvan Regional Park guide
Saulieu

Saulieu

at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the...

See Saulieu guide
Semur-en-Auxois

Semur-en-Auxois

at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide
Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

The village of Chateauneuf-sur-Auxois, one of the 'most beautiful villages...

See Chateauneuf-en-Auxois guide
 
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Flavigny

Flavigny

Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified...

See Flavigny guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

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

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the...

See Fontenay Abbey guide
Montbard

Montbard

at 33 km (direction north-north-west)

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around...

See Montbard guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very...

See Montreal guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very...

See Avallon guide
Autun

Autun

at 44 km (direction south-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Autun guide
Nuits-Saint-Georges

Nuits-Saint-Georges

at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

A quiet town, Nuits-Saint-Georges wil be part of your...

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide
Dijon

Dijon

at 46 km (direction east)

There is a remarkable range of interesting historic sites in...

See Dijon guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 47 km (direction south-east)

Beaune is the centre of the famous wine region of...

See Beaune guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction north-west), in the Yonne department

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of our favourite...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Charny

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Markets in and near Charny

  • Saulieu: market Saturday (16km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (33km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (33km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (39km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (42km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (44km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (44km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (45km)

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Tourist attractions near Charny, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (23km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (26km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (45km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Saint-Léger (22km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (23km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (24km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (26km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (26km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (29km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (34km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (23km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Charny is in the eastern-center of France at 46 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Charny is 229 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Charny

Canton: Vitteaux

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21350

Distance to Charny

from Dijon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 229 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 283 km

Getting here

Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Charny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beurizot, Blancey, Clamerey, Eguilly, Fontangy, Gissey-le-Vieil, Missery, Mont-Saint-Jean, Nan-sous-Thil, Noidan, Normier, Saint-Thibault and Thorey-sous-Charny.

This page in French: Visiter Charny

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