Isenay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Isenay: highlights and tourist information

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Isenay is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Isenay is 240 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 40 km and Nevers at 43 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Isenay, 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 Isenay 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 Nievre

Map of places to visit near Isenay

Markets in and near Isenay

  • La Machine: market Saturday (18km)
  • Decize: market Friday (20km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (39km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (42km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (42km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (43km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (43km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (45km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (46km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (47km)

More information about Isenay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Isenay, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (25km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (38km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (50km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Limanton (10km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (17km)
  • Forgeneuve (41km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (42km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (49km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (53km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (25km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Isenay

Canton: Moulins-Engilbert

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58290

Distance to Isenay

from Nevers (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 240 km

from Calais: 470 km

from Nice: 452 km

from Bordeaux: 403 km

from Strasbourg: 355 km

Getting here

Isenay 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, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Isenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cercy-la-Tour, Montaron, Montigny-sur-Canne, Saint-Gratien-Savigny and Vandenesse.

This page in French: Visiter Isenay