Genlis tourism and travel guide

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Visit Genlis: highlights and tourist information

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Genlis is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 16 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Genlis is 279 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Dijon at 16 km and Nuits-Saint-Georges at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genlis, 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 Genlis 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Genlis

Markets in and near Genlis

  • Longvic: market Sunday (13km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (14km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (16km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (24km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (40km)

More information about Genlis, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Genlis, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Château d'Arcelot (16km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (21km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (26km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (35km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (38km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genlis

Canton: Genlis

Arrondissement: Dijon

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21110

Distance to Genlis

from Dijon (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 279 km

from Calais: 480 km

from Nice: 425 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 240 km

Getting here

Genlis is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Genlis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beire-le-Fort, Cessey-sur-Tille, Chambeire, Collonges-les-Premieres, Fauverney, Izier, Labergement-Foigney, Longchamp, Longeault, Longecourt-en-Plaine, Magny-sur-Tille, Marliens, Pluvault, Pluvet, Premieres, Soirans, Tart-le-Bas, Tart-le-Haut, Tellecey, Treclun and Varanges.

This page in French: Visiter Genlis