Griselles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Griselles in Cote d'Or

Photo is of Chatillon-sur-Seine at 16 km from Griselles

Visit Griselles: highlights and tourist information

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Griselles is situated in the Cote d'Or 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 Griselles in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chatillon-sur-Seine at 16 km and Chateau d\'Ancy-le-Franc at 18 km.

Griselles, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction east)

As well as the medieval centre of Chatillon-sur-Seine you can also see the extraordinary...

See Chatillon-sur-Seine guide
Chateau d\'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 18 km (direction west-south-west), in the Yonne department

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the very first renaissance style...

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Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 20 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of a visit to the...

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at 27 km (direction south)

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the Parc Buffon...

See Montbard guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 27 km (direction south)

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the surrounding gardens and...

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at 28 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre: the medieval hospital complex, and...

See Tonnerre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Yonne department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-south-east)

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified walls, and a...

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at 42 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

Best known for the very famous wines of the same name, Chablis is also...

See Chablis guide


at 42 km (direction south)

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very lively and...

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at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Montreal guide


at 48 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

The abbey at Pontigny is one of the best known and substantial Cistercian abbeys...

See Pontigny guide


at 52 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aube department

As well as one of the most impressive medieval quarters in France, Troyes also...

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at 54 km (direction south-west), in the Yonne department

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

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Markets in and near Griselles

  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (13km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (18km)
  • Essoyes: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bar-sur-Seine: market Friday (26km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (27km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (27km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (28km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (37km)

More information about Griselles, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Griselles, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (38km)

Heritage sites

  • Fontenay Abbey (25km)
  • Asquins église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (62km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (22km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (26km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (34km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (38km)
  • Lac d'Orient (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Nigloland (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (20km)
  • Colombe-le-Sec (54km)

Geography and distances

Griselles is in the eastern-center of France at 80 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Griselles is 184 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Griselles

Canton: Laignes

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21330

Distance to Griselles

from Dijon (prefecture): 80 km

from Paris: 184 km

from Calais: 387 km

from Nice: 515 km

from Bordeaux: 507 km

from Strasbourg: 264 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bissey-la-Pierre, Channay, Gigny, Laignes, Marcenay, Nicey, Vertault and Villedieu.

This page in French: Visiter Griselles