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Montcoy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montcoy in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Chalon-sur-Saone at 11 km from Montcoy

Visit Montcoy: highlights and tourist information

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Montcoy is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 11 km and Tournus abbey at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montcoy, 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 Montcoy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 11 km (direction west)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Beaune is the centre of the famous wine region of the same...

See Beaune guide
 
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Brancion

Brancion

at 33 km (direction south-west)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre...

See Brancion guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 37 km (direction south-west)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century, is...

See Cormatin guide
Nuits-Saint-Georges

Nuits-Saint-Georges

at 38 km (direction south-west), in the Cote d'Or department

A quiet town, Nuits-Saint-Georges wil be part of your tour of the...

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Jura department

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region, well placed...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 48 km (direction south-west)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny...

See Cluny guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Dole

Dole

at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Jura department

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction...

See Dole guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction east), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Most Beautiful Village at 53 km (direction north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

The village of Chateauneuf-sur-Auxois, one of the 'most beautiful villages in France',...

See Chateauneuf-en-Auxois guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montcoy

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Markets in and near Montcoy

  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (11km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (11km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (19km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (20km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (20km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (22km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Montcoy, France

What to do at Montcoy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Montcoy.

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (27km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (48km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (41km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (46km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (32km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (32km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Montcoy is in the eastern-center of France at 56 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Montcoy is 302 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montcoy

Canton: Saint-Martin-en-Bresse

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71620

Distance to Montcoy

from Macon (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 302 km

from Calais: 515 km

from Nice: 388 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 286 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleriot, Bey, Damerey, Guerfand, Saint-Christophe-en-Bresse, Saint-Martin-en-Bresse, Saint-Maurice-en-Riviere and Sassenay.

This page in French: Visiter Montcoy

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