Montbard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montbard in Cote d'Or

Visit Montbard: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the Parc Buffon in Montbard

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Montbard. For detailed visitor information see the Montbard travel guide.

Montbard 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 63 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Montbard is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Semur-en-Auxois at 15 km and Flavigny at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montbard, 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 Montbard 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 Montbard

Markets in and near Montbard

Market days in Montbard: weekly market: Friday;

  • Montbard: market Friday (0km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (22km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (31km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (35km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (37km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (39km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (40km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (41km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (46km)

More information about Montbard, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Montbard, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (15km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (16km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (0km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (4km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (9km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (10km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (42km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (16km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montbard

Canton: Montbard

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21500

Distance to Montbard

from Dijon (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 411 km

from Nice: 492 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 275 km

Getting here

Montbard 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 Montbard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benoisey, Buffon, Courcelles-les-Montbard, Crepand, Fain-les-Montbard, Marmagne, Montigny-Montfort, Quincerot, Saint-Germain-les-Senailly, Saint-Remy and Senailly.

This page in French: Visiter Montbard