Chaumard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chaumard in Nievre

Photo is of Corbigny at 21 km from Chaumard

Visit Chaumard: highlights and tourist information

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Chaumard is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Chaumard in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 21 km and Saulieu at 28 km.

Chaumard, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey...

See Corbigny guide


at 28 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the Basilica Saint-Andoche...

See Saulieu guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Morvan Regional Park guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Autun guide
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Heritage Site at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yonne department

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in...

See Vezelay guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yonne department

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture,...

See Vézelay basilica guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Avallon guide


at 45 km (direction north-north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Montreal guide


at 46 km (direction north-west)

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre...

See Clamecy guide


at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Semur-en-Auxois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 62 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Flavigny guide

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Map of places to visit near Chaumard


Markets in and near Chaumard

  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (12km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (21km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (28km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (36km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (39km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (44km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (46km)
  • Decize: market Friday (49km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (55km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (60km)

More information about Chaumard, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Chaumard, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (26km)
  • Alesia (62km)

Heritage sites

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (16km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (28km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Chaux (21km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (22km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (22km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (23km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (45km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (26km)
  • Siège d'Alésia (62km)

Geography and distances

Chaumard is in the eastern-center of France at 59 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Chaumard is 223 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chaumard

Canton: Montsauche-les-Settons

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58120

Distance to Chaumard

from Nevers (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 223 km

from Calais: 449 km

from Nice: 464 km

from Bordeaux: 431 km

from Strasbourg: 328 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Chaumard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatin, Corancy, Montigny-en-Morvan and Ouroux-en-Morvan.

This page in French: Visiter Chaumard


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