Fontenelle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontenelle: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenelle 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 32 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Fontenelle is 270 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beze at 9 km and Pesmes at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenelle, 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 Fontenelle 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 Fontenelle

Markets in and near Fontenelle

  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (22km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (34km)
  • Chalindrey: market Thursday (34km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (34km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (36km)
  • Langres: market Friday (40km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (52km)
  • Jussey: market Tuesday (53km)

More information about Fontenelle, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Fontenelle, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château du Talmay (17km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (19km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (21km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenelle

Canton: Fontaine-Française

Arrondissement: Dijon

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21610

Distance to Fontenelle

from Dijon (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 270 km

from Calais: 461 km

from Nice: 447 km

from Bordeaux: 545 km

from Strasbourg: 214 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Attricourt, Beaumont-sur-Vingeanne, Dampierre-et-Flee, Fontaine-Francaise, Licey-sur-Vingeanne, Loeuilley, Pouilly-sur-Vingeanne and Saint-Seine-sur-Vingeanne.

This page in French: Visiter Fontenelle