Lans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lans: highlights and tourist information

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Lans 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 52 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Lans is 301 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 5 km and Tournus at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lans, 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 Lans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Lans

Markets in and near Lans

  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (9km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (13km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (15km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (20km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (25km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (28km)

More information about Lans, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Lans, France

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

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (27km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (42km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (43km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (28km)
  • Seille (Saône) (28km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lans

Canton: Chalon-sur-Saône-Sud

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71380

Distance to Lans

from Macon (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 301 km

from Calais: 516 km

from Nice: 388 km

from Bordeaux: 477 km

from Strasbourg: 293 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleriot, Bey, Chalon-sur-Saone, Chatenoy-en-Bresse, Crissey, Epervans, Lux, Oslon, Ouroux-sur-Saone, Saint-Christophe-en-Bresse, Saint-Loup-de-Varennes and Saint-Marcel.

This page in French: Visiter Lans