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Cressy-sur-Somme tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cressy-sur-Somme in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Paray-le-Monial at 33 km from Cressy-sur-Somme

Visit Cressy-sur-Somme: highlights and tourist information

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Cressy-sur-Somme is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Paray-le-Monial at 33 km and Paray-le-Monial basilica at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cressy-sur-Somme, 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 Cressy-sur-Somme in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 33 km (direction south-east)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 33 km (direction south-east)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque style...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Autun guide


at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Allier department

In the historic centre of Moulins it is the cathedral...

See Moulins guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-east)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction south-south-east)

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide


at 52 km (direction south-south-west), in the Allier department

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal...

See Lapalisse guide


at 62 km (direction west-south-west), in the Allier department

The quiet town of Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule lacks major monuments but...

See Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Cressy-sur-Somme


Markets in and near Cressy-sur-Somme

  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (17km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (24km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (25km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (33km)
  • Decize: market Friday (35km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (37km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (38km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (42km)

More information about Cressy-sur-Somme, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Cressy-sur-Somme, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (28km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (38km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (43km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (34km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (43km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (48km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (28km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (28km)

Geography and distances

Cressy-sur-Somme is in the eastern-center of France at 85 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Cressy-sur-Somme is 266 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cressy-sur-Somme

Canton: Issy-l'Évêque

Arrondissement: Autun

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71760

Distance to Cressy-sur-Somme

from Macon (prefecture): 85 km

from Paris: 266 km

from Calais: 496 km

from Nice: 426 km

from Bordeaux: 402 km

from Strasbourg: 358 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port - allow about 6 - 7 hours. For driving distances to Cressy-sur-Somme from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grury, Maltat, Marly-sous-Issy and Saint-Seine.

This page in French: Visiter Cressy-sur-Somme

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