Lessard-le-National tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lessard-le-National: highlights and tourist information

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Lessard-le-National 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 62 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Lessard-le-National is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 9 km and Beaune at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lessard-le-National, 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 Lessard-le-National 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 Lessard-le-National

Markets in and near Lessard-le-National

  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (12km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (14km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (20km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (25km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (27km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (29km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Lessard-le-National, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Lessard-le-National, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (18km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (33km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (41km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (20km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (39km)
  • Seille (Saône) (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lessard-le-National

Canton: Chagny

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71530

Distance to Lessard-le-National

from Macon (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 504 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 476 km

from Strasbourg: 290 km

Getting here

Lessard-le-National 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 Lessard-le-National from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champforgeuil, Crissey, Farges-les-Chalon, Fragnes, La Loyere, Sassenay and Virey-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Lessard-le-National