Metz-le-Comte tourism and travel guide

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Visit Metz-le-Comte: highlights and tourist information

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Metz-le-Comte is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 57 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Metz-le-Comte is 189 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vezelay at 12 km and Clamecy at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Metz-le-Comte, 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 Metz-le-Comte in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Metz-le-Comte

Markets in and near Metz-le-Comte

  • Clamecy: market Saturday (12km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (15km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (23km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (31km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (35km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (45km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (46km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (46km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (51km)

More information about Metz-le-Comte, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Metz-le-Comte, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Metz-le-Comte.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (19km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (40km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (38km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (45km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (46km)
  • Forgeneuve (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Metz-le-Comte

Canton: Tannay

Arrondissement: Clamecy

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58190

Distance to Metz-le-Comte

from Nevers (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 189 km

from Calais: 416 km

from Nice: 498 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 333 km

Getting here

Metz-le-Comte 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, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Metz-le-Comte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amazy, Asnois, Breves, Dornecy, Flez-Cuzy, La Maison-Dieu, Lys, Nuars, Saint-Didier, Saizy, Tannay, Teigny, Vignol and Villiers-sur-Yonne.

This page in French: Visiter Metz-le-Comte