Grenois tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Corbigny at 14 km from Grenois

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Grenois is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Grenois in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 14 km and Clamecy at 16 km.

Grenois, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Corbigny

Corbigny

at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey among its...

See Corbigny guide
Clamecy

Clamecy

at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

See Clamecy guide
Vezelay

Vezelay

Heritage Site at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in France, Vezelay...

See Vezelay guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture, with 12th...

See Vézelay basilica guide
 
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Avallon

Avallon

at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very imposing medieval buildings,...

See Avallon guide
Guedelon

Guedelon

at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Yonne department

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is being reconstructed using...

See Guedelon guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery buildings...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very unspoiled medieval...

See Montreal guide
Nevers

Nevers

at 46 km (direction south-west)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating from the...

See Nevers guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction north-east), in the Yonne department

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of our favourite small towns...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Apremont-sur-Allier

Apremont-sur-Allier

Most Beautiful Village at 58 km (direction south-west), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us to the...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide

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Markets in and near Grenois

  • Corbigny: market Friday (14km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (16km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (35km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (39km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (41km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (46km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (48km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (50km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (61km)

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Tourist attractions near Grenois, France

What to do at Grenois? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Grenois.

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (58km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (40km)
  • Forgeneuve (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (42km)
 
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Geography and distances

Grenois is in the eastern-center of France at 46 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Grenois is 192 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grenois

Canton: Brinon-sur-Beuvron

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58420

Distance to Grenois

from Nevers (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 192 km

from Calais: 422 km

from Nice: 497 km

from Bordeaux: 420 km

from Strasbourg: 344 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Grenois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amazy, Asnan, Beuvron, Brinon-sur-Beuvron, Challement, Chevannes-Changy, Cuncy-les-Varzy, Germenay, Lys, Michaugues, Moraches, Taconnay, Talon and Tannay.

This page in French: Visiter Grenois