Malay tourism and travel guide

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Malay 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 31 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Malay is 309 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Malay, 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 Malay 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 Malay

Markets in and near Malay

  • Cluny: market Saturday (15km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (17km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (17km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (24km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (28km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (29km)

More information about Malay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Malay, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (30km)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (15km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (17km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (20km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (32km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (40km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (36km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (40km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (46km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (20km)
  • Seille (Saône) (21km)
  • Roche de Solutré (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (32km)
  • Vonnas (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Malay

Canton: Saint-Gengoux-le-National

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71460

Distance to Malay

from Macon (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 309 km

from Calais: 530 km

from Nice: 377 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 321 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ameugny, Bissy-sous-Uxelles, Bonnay, Bresse-sur-Grosne, Burnand, Champagny-sous-Uxelles, Chapaize, Chissey-les-Macon, Cormatin, Cortevaix, Curtil-sous-Burnand, Saint-Gengoux-le-National, Saint-Ythaire, Santilly, Savigny-sur-Grosne, Sercy and Taize.

This page in French: Visiter Malay