Sidebar Menu

Le Fay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Fay in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Lons-le-Saunier at 17 km from Le Fay

Visit Le Fay: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Le Fay is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 17 km and Chateau-Chalon at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Le Fay, 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 Le Fay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 17 km (direction east), in the Jura department

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Tournus abbey guide
 
Advertisement
 
Tournus

Tournus

at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Tournus guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can...

See Arbois guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 43 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Brancion guide
Dole

Dole

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

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the...

See Dole guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 51 km (direction west)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century,...

See Cormatin guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th -...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 54 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Beaune is the centre of the famous wine region of the...

See Beaune guide
Macon

Macon

at 55 km (direction south-west)

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

See Macon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Le Fay

Advertisement

Markets in and near Le Fay

  • Louhans: market Monday (9km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (12km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (17km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (18km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (25km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (26km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Le Fay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Le Fay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (43km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (19km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (30km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (31km)
  • Seille (Saône) (34km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (34km)
  • Lac de Chalain (35km)
  • Lac de Chambly (36km)
  • Lac du Val (37km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (41km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (43km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (43km)
  • Lac du Vernois (43km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (44km)
  • Lac du Fioget (44km)
  • Lac de Narlay (45km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (45km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (47km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Le Fay is in the eastern-center of France at 55 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Le Fay is 330 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Fay

Canton: Beaurepaire-en-Bresse

Arrondissement: Louhans

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71580

Distance to Le Fay

from Macon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 330 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 363 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 280 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 Le Fay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaurepaire-en-Bresse, Montagny-Pres-Louhans, Montcony, Ratte, Saillenard, Saint-Martin-du-Mont and Saint-Usuge.

This page in French: Visiter Le Fay

Back To Top