Dornecy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Dornecy: highlights and tourist information

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Dornecy is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 59 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Dornecy is 183 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clamecy at 6 km and Vezelay at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dornecy, 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 Dornecy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Dornecy

Markets in and near Dornecy

  • Clamecy: market Saturday (6km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (21km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (25km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (40km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (40km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (41km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (45km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (45km)

More information about Dornecy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Dornecy, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Dornecy.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (25km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (43km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (45km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Dornecy

Canton: Clamecy

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58530

Distance to Dornecy

from Nevers (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 183 km

from Calais: 411 km

from Nice: 504 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 335 km

Getting here

Dornecy is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Dornecy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armes, Asnieres-sous-Bois, Asnois, Breves, Chamoux, Chevroches, Clamecy, La Maison-Dieu, Metz-le-Comte and Villiers-sur-Yonne.

This page in French: Visiter Dornecy