Lournand tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lournand: highlights and tourist information

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Lournand 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 22 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Lournand is 318 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cluny at 2 km and Cormatin at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lournand, 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 Lournand in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Lournand

Markets in and near Lournand

  • Cluny: market Saturday (3km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (19km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (22km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (23km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (26km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (28km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Lournand, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Lournand, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (18km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (44km)
  • Charlieu (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (3km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (8km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (15km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (32km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (40km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (48km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (52km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (31km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (38km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (40km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (18km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (23km)
  • Seille (Saône) (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (29km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (22km)
  • Vonnas (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lournand

Canton: Cluny

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71250

Distance to Lournand

from Macon (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 318 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 369 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 332 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bray, Chateau, Cluny, Cortambert, Donzy-le-Pertuis, Flagy, Jalogny, La Vineuse, Massilly, Massy and Vitry-les-Cluny.

This page in French: Visiter Lournand