Minot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Minot: highlights and tourist information

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Minot is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 40 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Minot is 229 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Flavigny at 31 km and Chatillon-sur-Seine at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Minot, 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 Minot 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Minot

Markets in and near Minot

  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (31km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (40km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (40km)
  • Langres: market Friday (41km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (42km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (44km)
  • Chalindrey: market Thursday (44km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (45km)
  • Essoyes: market Wednesday (50km)

More information about Minot, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Minot, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (32km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (36km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (39km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (39km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (44km)
  • Neuville-sur-Seine (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Minot

Canton: Aignay-le-Duc

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21510

Distance to Minot

from Dijon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 229 km

from Calais: 426 km

from Nice: 478 km

from Bordeaux: 524 km

from Strasbourg: 237 km

Getting here

Minot is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Minot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beneuvre, Echalot, Fraignot-et-Vesvrotte, Moitron, Saint-Broing-les-Moines and Salives.

This page in French: Visiter Minot