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Chitry-les-Mines tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chitry-les-Mines in Nievre

Photo is of Corbigny at 3 km from Chitry-les-Mines

Visit Chitry-les-Mines: highlights and tourist information

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Chitry-les-Mines is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 3 km and Vezelay at 24 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chitry-les-Mines, 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 Chitry-les-Mines in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 3 km (direction east)

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

See Corbigny guide


Heritage Site at 24 km (direction north-north-east), 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 24 km (direction north-north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Vézelay basilica guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Clamecy guide


at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Avallon guide


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

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

See Montreal guide


at 44 km (direction east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Saulieu guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 44 km (direction east)

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

See Morvan Regional Park guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments...

See Nevers guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 48 km (direction west)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide


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

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is...

See Guedelon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide


Most Beautiful Village at 59 km (direction west-south-west), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 60 km (direction east-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Autun guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nievre

Map of places to visit near Chitry-les-Mines


Markets in and near Chitry-les-Mines

  • Corbigny: market Friday (2km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (24km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (29km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (32km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (43km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (44km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (45km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (47km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (51km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (52km)

More information about Chitry-les-Mines, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Chitry-les-Mines, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (47km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (8km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (12km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (42km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (31km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (37km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (40km)
  • Forgeneuve (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (46km)

Geography and distances

Chitry-les-Mines is in the eastern-center of France at 47 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Chitry-les-Mines is 202 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chitry-les-Mines

Canton: Corbigny

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58800

Distance to Chitry-les-Mines

from Nevers (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 202 km

from Calais: 431 km

from Nice: 486 km

from Bordeaux: 423 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, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Chitry-les-Mines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaumot, Corbigny, Germenay, Guipy, Hery, Marigny-sur-Yonne and Pazy.

This page in French: Visiter Chitry-les-Mines

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