Farges-les-Chalon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Farges-les-Chalon: highlights and tourist information

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Farges-les-Chalon 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 59 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Farges-les-Chalon is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 7 km and Beaune at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Farges-les-Chalon, 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 Farges-les-Chalon 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 Farges-les-Chalon

Markets in and near Farges-les-Chalon

  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (8km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (20km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (22km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (29km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (29km)

More information about Farges-les-Chalon, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Farges-les-Chalon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (21km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (32km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (21km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (36km)
  • Seille (Saône) (36km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (61km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Farges-les-Chalon

Canton: Chalon-sur-Saône-Nord

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71150

Distance to Farges-les-Chalon

from Macon (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 506 km

from Nice: 398 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 294 km

Getting here

Farges-les-Chalon 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 Farges-les-Chalon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalon-sur-Saone, Champforgeuil, Chatenoy-le-Royal, Crissey, Dracy-le-Fort, Fontaines, Fragnes, Givry, La Loyere, Lessard-le-National, Rully and Virey-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Farges-les-Chalon