Ecuisses tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ecuisses: highlights and tourist information

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Ecuisses is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 55 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Ecuisses is 285 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 24 km and Cormatin at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ecuisses, 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 Ecuisses in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Ecuisses

Markets in and near Ecuisses

  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (16km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (28km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Ecuisses, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Ecuisses, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (28km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (30km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (37km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (38km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (40km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (27km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (40km)
  • Seille (Saône) (40km)
  • Bibracte (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ecuisses

Canton: Montchanin

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71210

Distance to Ecuisses

from Macon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 285 km

from Calais: 506 km

from Nice: 401 km

from Bordeaux: 450 km

from Strasbourg: 315 km

Getting here

Ecuisses 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 - allow about 6 - 7 hours. For driving distances to Ecuisses from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Breuil, Marcilly-les-Buxy, Montchanin, Morey, Saint-Eusebe, Saint-Julien-sur-Dheune, Saint-Laurent-d'Andenay, Saint-Martin-d'Auxy, Saint-Prive and Villeneuve-en-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Ecuisses