Foissy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Foissy: highlights and tourist information

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Foissy is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Foissy is 254 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 12 km and Beaune at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Foissy, 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 Foissy 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Foissy

Markets in and near Foissy

  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (29km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (31km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (38km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (38km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (40km)

More information about Foissy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Foissy, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (46km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (28km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (14km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (16km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (21km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (30km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (17km)
  • Bibracte (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Foissy

Canton: Arnay-le-Duc

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21230

Distance to Foissy

from Dijon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 254 km

from Calais: 469 km

from Nice: 435 km

from Bordeaux: 471 km

from Strasbourg: 288 km

Getting here

Foissy is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Foissy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antigny-la-Ville, Arnay-le-Duc, Auxant, Bessey-la-Cour, Culetre, Cussy-le-Chatel, Ecutigny, Lacanche, Longecourt-les-Culetre, Maligny, Mimeure, Musigny, Painblanc, Saint-Prix-les-Arnay, Saussey, Thomirey and Veilly.

This page in French: Visiter Foissy