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Visit Marnay: highlights and tourist information

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Marnay 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 45 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Marnay is 307 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 10 km and Tournus at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marnay, 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 Marnay 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 Marnay

Markets in and near Marnay

  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (5km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (8km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (16km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (16km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (23km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (23km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (25km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (25km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)

More information about Marnay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Marnay, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (36km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (36km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (42km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (48km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (21km)
  • Seille (Saône) (21km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (37km)
  • Roche de Solutré (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marnay

Canton: Chalon-sur-Saône-Sud

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71240

Distance to Marnay

from Macon (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 307 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 381 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 298 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-sur-Grosne, Epervans, Gigny-sur-Saone, Lux, Ouroux-sur-Saone, Saint-Ambreuil, Saint-Christophe-en-Bresse, Saint-Cyr, Saint-Germain-du-Plain, Saint-Loup-de-Varennes and Varennes-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Marnay

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