Chougny tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Corbigny at 20 km from Chougny

Visit Chougny: highlights and tourist information

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Chougny 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 Chougny in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 20 km and Saulieu at 42 km.

Chougny, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Corbigny guide


at 42 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 42 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Morvan Regional Park guide


Heritage Site at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Vezelay guide
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Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Vézelay basilica guide


at 44 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


at 45 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Clamecy guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Avallon guide


at 47 km (direction west)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating...

See Nevers guide


at 62 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

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Map of places to visit near Chougny


Markets in and near Chougny

  • Corbigny: market Friday (20km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (25km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (31km)
  • Decize: market Friday (37km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (41km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (43km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (45km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (46km)

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Tourist attractions near Chougny, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (28km)

Heritage sites

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (17km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (24km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (9km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (11km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (34km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (36km)
  • Forgeneuve (44km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (28km)

Geography and distances

Chougny is in the eastern-center of France at 47 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Chougny is 223 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chougny

Canton: Châtillon-en-Bazois

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58110

Distance to Chougny

from Nevers (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 223 km

from Calais: 451 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 418 km

from Strasbourg: 341 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 Chougny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aunay-en-Bazois, Blismes, Dun-sur-Grandry, Maux, Ougny, Saint-Pereuse and Tamnay-en-Bazois.

This page in French: Visiter Chougny


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