Le Rousset tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Rousset: highlights and tourist information

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Le Rousset 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: Le Rousset is 299 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 17 km and Cluny at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Rousset, 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 Rousset 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 Le Rousset

Markets in and near Le Rousset

  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (22km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (30km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (32km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (32km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (32km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (34km)

More information about Le Rousset, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Le Rousset, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (36km)
  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (17km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (21km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (29km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (29km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (31km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (40km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (50km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (19km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (34km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (35km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (36km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (37km)
  • Seille (Saône) (37km)
  • Bibracte (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (21km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (41km)
  • Vonnas (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Rousset

Canton: Guiche

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71220

Distance to Le Rousset

from Macon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 299 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 387 km

from Bordeaux: 436 km

from Strasbourg: 333 km

Getting here

Le Rousset 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 Le Rousset from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chevagny-sur-Guye, La Guiche, Marizy, Mary, Passy, Saint-Marcelin-de-Cray, Saint-Martin-de-Salencey and Saint-Romain-sous-Gourdon.

This page in French: Visiter Le Rousset