Gissey-le-Vieil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gissey-le-Vieil: highlights and tourist information

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Gissey-le-Vieil 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 42 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Gissey-le-Vieil is 233 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 17 km and Morvan Regional Park at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gissey-le-Vieil, 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 Gissey-le-Vieil 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 Gissey-le-Vieil

Markets in and near Gissey-le-Vieil

  • Saulieu: market Saturday (19km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (35km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (36km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (37km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (40km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (41km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (42km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Gissey-le-Vieil, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Gissey-le-Vieil, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (24km)
  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (56km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (35km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de la Bussière (22km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (22km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (26km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (26km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (27km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (32km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (35km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (24km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (40km)
  • Bibracte (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gissey-le-Vieil

Canton: Vitteaux

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21350

Distance to Gissey-le-Vieil

from Dijon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 233 km

from Calais: 446 km

from Nice: 457 km

from Bordeaux: 478 km

from Strasbourg: 281 km

Getting here

Gissey-le-Vieil 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 Gissey-le-Vieil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellenot-sous-Pouilly, Beurizot, Blancey, Boussey, Chailly-sur-Armancon, Charny, Eguilly, Martrois, Noidan, Normier, Saint-Thibault, Soussey-sur-Brionne and Thorey-sous-Charny.

This page in French: Visiter Gissey-le-Vieil