Sidebar Menu

La Truchere tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Truchere in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Tournus at 6 km from La Truchere

Visit La Truchere: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

La Truchere is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournus at 6 km and Tournus abbey at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

La Truchere, 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 Truchere in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Tournus

Tournus

at 6 km (direction north-west)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 6 km (direction north-west)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 12 km (direction west)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre...

See Brancion guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 20 km (direction west)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the...

See Cormatin guide
 
Advertisement
 
Cluny

Cluny

at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys...

See Cluny guide
Macon

Macon

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 30 km (direction south-west)

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 41 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 48 km (direction south-south-west), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a...

See Belleville guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 49 km (direction east-north-east), in the Jura department

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Autun

Autun

at 69 km (direction west-north-west)

After exploring Autun with its old town, cathedral and roman ruins...

See Autun guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near La Truchere

Advertisement

Markets in and near La Truchere

  • Tournus: market Saturday (6km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (21km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (24km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (24km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (26km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (26km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (29km)

More information about La Truchere, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near La Truchere, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (30km)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (24km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (27km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (1km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (1km)
  • Roche de Solutré (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (26km)
  • Vonnas (33km)
 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

La Truchere is in the eastern-center of France at 25 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: La Truchere is 325 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Truchere

Canton: Tournus

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71290

Distance to La Truchere

from Macon (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 325 km

from Calais: 543 km

from Nice: 362 km

from Bordeaux: 468 km

from Strasbourg: 311 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbigny, Brienne, Cuisery, Farges-les-Macon, Lacrost, Le Villars, Prety, Ratenelle, Sermoyer, Tournus, Uchizy and Vescours.

This page in French: Visiter La Truchere

Back To Top