Genelard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Genelard: highlights and tourist information

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Genelard 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 54 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Genelard is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Paray-le-Monial at 17 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genelard, 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 Genelard in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Genelard

Markets in and near Genelard

  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (15km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (17km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (36km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (38km)

More information about Genelard, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Genelard, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (42km)
  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (10km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (29km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (32km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (37km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (43km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (4km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (28km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (31km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (42km)
  • Roche de Solutré (48km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (17km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genelard

Canton: Toulon-sur-Arroux

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 71420

Distance to Genelard

from Macon (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 517 km

from Nice: 398 km

from Bordeaux: 421 km

from Strasbourg: 345 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ciry-le-Noble, Palinges and Perrecy-les-Forges.

This page in French: Visiter Genelard