Mellecey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mellecey: highlights and tourist information

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Mellecey 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 57 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Mellecey is 288 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Mellecey

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

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)

 
 

Geography and distances

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

Mellecey 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 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