Fours tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fours: highlights and tourist information

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Fours is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 47 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Fours is 249 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moulins at 41 km and Autun at 46 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fours, 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 Fours 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 Fours

Markets in and near Fours

  • Decize: market Friday (20km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (21km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (33km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (34km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (42km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (46km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (47km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (50km)

More information about Fours, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Fours, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (47km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Limanton (19km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (27km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (39km)
  • Forgeneuve (46km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (48km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (26km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fours

Canton: Fours

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58250

Distance to Fours

from Nevers (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 249 km

from Calais: 480 km

from Nice: 443 km

from Bordeaux: 399 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Nocle-Maulaix, Montambert and Thaix.

This page in French: Visiter Fours