Grandvaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grandvaux: highlights and tourist information

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Grandvaux 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 49 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Grandvaux is 298 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Paray-le-Monial at 13 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grandvaux, 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 Grandvaux 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 Grandvaux

Markets in and near Grandvaux

  • Charolles: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (13km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (19km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (32km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (32km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Grandvaux, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Grandvaux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (2km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (12km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (26km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (29km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (31km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (37km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (41km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (6km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (21km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (21km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (23km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (9km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandvaux

Canton: Palinges

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 71430

Distance to Grandvaux

from Macon (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 298 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 419 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baron, Champlecy, Fontenay, Martigny-le-Comte, Palinges, Saint-Aubin-en-Charollais and Viry.

This page in French: Visiter Grandvaux