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Maux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Corbigny at 24 km from Maux

Visit Maux: highlights and tourist information

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Maux is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 24 km and Autun at 41 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Maux, 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 Maux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey...

See Corbigny guide


at 41 km (direction east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Autun guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the Basilica Saint-Andoche...

See Saulieu guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

Morvan Regional Natural Park is a quiet region of unspoiled countryside with...

See Morvan Regional Park guide


Heritage Site at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in...

See Vezelay guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yonne department

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture,...

See Vézelay basilica guide


at 48 km (direction west)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating...

See Nevers guide


at 50 km (direction north-north-west)

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre...

See Clamecy guide


at 50 km (direction north-north-east), in the Yonne department

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very imposing...

See Avallon guide


at 64 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nievre

Map of places to visit near Maux


Markets in and near Maux

  • Corbigny: market Friday (24km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (26km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (30km)
  • Decize: market Friday (35km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (40km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (43km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (61km)

Hotels near Maux

More information about Maux, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Maux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (21km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (41km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Limanton (7km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (10km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (34km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (37km)
  • Forgeneuve (45km)
  • Arboretum de Balaine (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (24km)

Geography and distances

Maux is in the eastern-center of France at 47 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Maux is 227 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Maux

Canton: Moulins-Engilbert

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58290

Distance to Maux

from Nevers (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 227 km

from Calais: 456 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 417 km

from Strasbourg: 342 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Maux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chougny, Dommartin, Dun-sur-Grandry, Ougny, Saint-Pereuse, Sermages and Tamnay-en-Bazois.

This page in French: Visiter Maux

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