Empury tourism and travel guide

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Visit Empury: highlights and tourist information

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Empury is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 64 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Empury is 200 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vezelay at 14 km and Corbigny at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Empury, 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 Empury 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 Empury

Markets in and near Empury

  • Corbigny: market Friday (15km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (17km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (22km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (32km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (35km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (50km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (57km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (58km)

More information about Empury, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Empury, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (13km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (29km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Saint-Léger (26km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (32km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (35km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (41km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (47km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Empury

Canton: Lormes

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58140

Distance to Empury

from Nevers (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 200 km

from Calais: 425 km

from Nice: 486 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 323 km

Getting here

Empury 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 Empury from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazoches, Chastellux-sur-Cure, Domecy-sur-Cure, Magny-Lormes, Neuffontaines, Pouques-Lormes, Saint-Andre-en-Morvan, Saint-Aubin-Des-Chaumes and Saint-Martin-du-Puy.

This page in French: Visiter Empury