Genouilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Genouilly: highlights and tourist information

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Genouilly 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 43 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Genouilly is 296 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 15 km and Brancion at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genouilly, 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 Genouilly 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 Genouilly

Markets in and near Genouilly

  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (19km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (23km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (25km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (27km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Genouilly, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Genouilly, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (41km)
  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (25km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (26km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (27km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (29km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (41km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (41km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (52km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (29km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (40km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (47km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (32km)
  • Seille (Saône) (32km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (37km)
  • Roche de Solutré (41km)
  • Bibracte (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genouilly

Canton: Mont-Saint-Vincent

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71460

Distance to Genouilly

from Macon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 296 km

from Calais: 518 km

from Nice: 390 km

from Bordeaux: 447 km

from Strasbourg: 321 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bissy-sur-Fley, Collonge-en-Charollais, Fley, Germagny, Joncy, Le Puley, Mary, Saint-Clement-sur-Guye, Saint-Martin-du-Tartre, Saint-Maurice-Des-Champs, Saint-Micaud, Savianges and Vaux-en-Pre.

This page in French: Visiter Genouilly