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Mellecey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mellecey in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Chalon-sur-Saone at 10 km from Mellecey

Visit Mellecey: highlights and tourist information

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Mellecey is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 10 km and Beaune at 25 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Mellecey, 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 Mellecey in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 25 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

Beaune is the centre of the famous wine region...

See Beaune guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 30 km (direction south)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the...

See Cormatin guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 31 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tournus abbey guide
 
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Tournus

Tournus

at 31 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tournus guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Brancion guide
Autun

Autun

at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Autun guide
Nuits-Saint-Georges

Nuits-Saint-Georges

at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A quiet town, Nuits-Saint-Georges wil be part of your tour...

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 42 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Cluny guide
Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

The village of Chateauneuf-sur-Auxois, one of the 'most beautiful...

See Chateauneuf-en-Auxois guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 61 km (direction west-south-west)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 61 km (direction west-south-west)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide

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

Map of places to visit near Mellecey

 
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Markets in and near Mellecey

  • Givry: market Thursday (3km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (22km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (23km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (24km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)

More information about Mellecey, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Mellecey, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (30km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (42km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (44km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (49km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (20km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (36km)
  • Seille (Saône) (36km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Mellecey is in the eastern-center of France at 57 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Mellecey is 288 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mellecey

Canton: Givry

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71640

Distance to Mellecey

from Macon (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 288 km

from Calais: 506 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 466 km

from Strasbourg: 300 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 Mellecey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aluze, Barizey, Charrecey, Dracy-le-Fort, Fontaines, Givry, Jambles, Mercurey, Saint-Denis-de-Vaux, Saint-Jean-de-Vaux, Saint-Mard-de-Vaux and Saint-Martin-sous-Montaigu.

This page in French: Visiter Mellecey

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