Frontenaud tourism and travel guide

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Visit Frontenaud: highlights and tourist information

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Frontenaud 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 45 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Frontenaud is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 24 km and Tournus at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Frontenaud, 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 Frontenaud 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 Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Frontenaud

Markets in and near Frontenaud

  • Louhans: market Monday (10km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (23km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (24km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (29km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (29km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Frontenaud, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Frontenaud, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (52km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (42km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (27km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (27km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (35km)
  • Source - la Seille (39km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (40km)
  • Lac de Chalain (40km)
  • Lac de Chambly (41km)
  • Lac du Val (41km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (45km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (45km)
  • Roche de Solutré (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (44km)
  • Macon (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Frontenaud

Canton: Cuiseaux

Arrondissement: Louhans

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71580

Distance to Frontenaud

from Macon (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 550 km

from Nice: 353 km

from Bordeaux: 494 km

from Strasbourg: 292 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bruailles, Le Miroir, Sagy and Sainte-Croix.

This page in French: Visiter Frontenaud