Martailly-les-Brancion tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre - hence the monuments in the town

Martailly-les-Brancion is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Martailly-les-Brancion. For detailed visitor information see the Martailly-les-Brancion travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Martailly-les-Brancion in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 9 km and Tournus at 9 km.

Martailly-les-Brancion, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre...

See Brancion guide


at 9 km (direction west)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century, is...

See Cormatin guide


at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide


at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny...

See Cluny guide


at 25 km (direction south)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide


at 47 km (direction south), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites...

See Belleville guide


at 49 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


at 60 km (direction north-west)

After exploring Autun with its old town, cathedral and roman ruins you...

See Autun guide

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Map of places to visit near Martailly-les-Brancion


Markets in and near Martailly-les-Brancion

  • Tournus: market Saturday (9km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (13km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (15km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (24km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (24km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (26km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (28km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (29km)
  • Pont-de-Veyle: market Monday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Martailly-les-Brancion, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (27km)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (2km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (6km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (9km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (16km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (18km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (40km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (45km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (45km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (11km)
  • Seille (Saône) (11km)
  • Roche de Solutré (27km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (26km)
  • Vonnas (38km)

Geography and distances

Martailly-les-Brancion is in the eastern-center of France at 25 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Martailly-les-Brancion is 317 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Martailly-les-Brancion

Canton: Tournus

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71700

Distance to Martailly-les-Brancion

from Macon (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 317 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 369 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 318 km

Getting here

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 Martailly-les-Brancion from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bissy-la-Maconnaise, Champagny-sous-Uxelles, Chapaize, Chardonnay, Chissey-les-Macon, Cruzille, Grevilly, La Chapelle-sous-Brancion, Mancey, Ozenay, Plottes, Royer and Vers.

This page in French: Visiter Martailly-les-Brancion