La Clayette tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Clayette: highlights and tourist information

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La Clayette 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 41 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: La Clayette is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Brionnais at 16 km and Anzy-le-Duc at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Clayette, 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 La Clayette 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 La Clayette

Markets in and near La Clayette

Market days in La Clayette: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (10km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (20km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (21km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (23km)
  • Beaujeu: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (32km)
  • Roanne: market Sunday & Friday (32km)

More information about La Clayette, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near La Clayette, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (16km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (17km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (19km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (21km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (26km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (32km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (32km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (33km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (3km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (8km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (9km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (12km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (30km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (41km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (16km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Clayette

Canton: Clayette

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 71800

Distance to La Clayette

from Macon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 549 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 412 km

from Strasbourg: 364 km

Getting here

La Clayette 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 La Clayette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amanze, Baudemont, Bois-Sainte-Marie, Chassigny-sous-Dun, Curbigny, La Chapelle-sous-Dun, Mussy-sous-Dun, Saint-Laurent-en-Brionnais, Saint-Racho, Saint-Symphorien-Des-Bois, Vareilles, Varennes-sous-Dun and Vauban.

This page in French: Visiter La Clayette