Messey-sur-Grosne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Messey-sur-Grosne: highlights and tourist information

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Messey-sur-Grosne 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 38 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Messey-sur-Grosne is 304 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 11 km and Brancion at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Messey-sur-Grosne, 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 Messey-sur-Grosne 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 Messey-sur-Grosne

Markets in and near Messey-sur-Grosne

  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (10km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (15km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (20km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (24km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)

More information about Messey-sur-Grosne, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Messey-sur-Grosne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Messey-sur-Grosne.

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (11km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (24km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (29km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (39km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (40km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (46km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (49km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (55km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (20km)
  • Seille (Saône) (20km)
  • Roche de Solutré (38km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (39km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Messey-sur-Grosne

Canton: Buxy

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71940

Distance to Messey-sur-Grosne

from Macon (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 304 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 382 km

from Bordeaux: 459 km

from Strasbourg: 312 km

Getting here

Messey-sur-Grosne 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 Messey-sur-Grosne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bresse-sur-Grosne, Chenoves, Etrigny, Jully-les-Buxy, La Chapelle-de-Bragny, Lalheue, Nanton, Saint-Boil, Saint-Vallerin, Santilly, Saules and Sercy.

This page in French: Visiter Messey-sur-Grosne