Garchizy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Garchizy in Nievre

Photo is of Nevers at 7 km from Garchizy

Visit Garchizy: highlights and tourist information

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Garchizy is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Garchizy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nevers at 7 km and Apremont-sur-Allier at 16 km.

Garchizy, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 7 km (direction south-east)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating from the...

See Nevers guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us to the...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery buildings...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide


at 38 km (direction north-west), in the Cher department

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for the famous wines of the...

See Sancerre guide


at 51 km (direction east-north-east)

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey among its...

See Corbigny guide


at 57 km (direction north-east)

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

See Clamecy guide


Heritage Site at 68 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in France, Vezelay...

See Vezelay guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 69 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture, with 12th...

See Vézelay basilica guide


at 70 km (direction north-west), in the Cher department

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection that explain the popularity of...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide

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Markets in and near Garchizy

  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (3km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (7km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (28km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (33km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (36km)
  • Decize: market Friday (36km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (38km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (43km)
  • Dun-sur-Auron: market Saturday (43km)

More information about Garchizy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Garchizy, France

What to do at Garchizy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Garchizy.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (36km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (36km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Forgeneuve (8km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (15km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (40km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Troncais (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (4km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (56km)

Geography and distances

Garchizy is in the eastern-center of France at 7 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Garchizy is 209 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Garchizy

Canton: Pougues-les-Eaux

Arrondissement: Nevers

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58600

Distance to Garchizy

from Nevers (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 209 km

from Calais: 444 km

from Nice: 494 km

from Bordeaux: 375 km

from Strasbourg: 388 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cours-les-Barres, Fourchambault, Germigny-sur-Loire, Nevers, Parigny-les-Vaux, Pougues-les-Eaux and Varennes-Vauzelles.

This page in French: Visiter Garchizy