Garchy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Garchy: highlights and tourist information

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Garchy is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 31 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Garchy is 185 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Charite-sur-Loire at 10 km and Sancerre at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Garchy, 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 Garchy 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 Garchy

Markets in and near Garchy

  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (19km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (28km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (33km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (38km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (40km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (41km)

More information about Garchy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Garchy, France

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

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 Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (12km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (48km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Forgeneuve (30km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (40km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (21km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Garchy

Canton: Pouilly-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58150

Distance to Garchy

from Nevers (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 185 km

from Calais: 419 km

from Nice: 513 km

from Bordeaux: 390 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bulcy, Mesves-sur-Loire, Narcy, Varennes-les-Narcy and Vielmanay.

This page in French: Visiter Garchy