Sidebar Menu

Mornay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mornay in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Paray-le-Monial basilica at 21 km from Mornay

Visit Mornay: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Paray-le-Monial basilica at 21 km and Paray-le-Monial at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Mornay, 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 Mornay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Cluny guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 24 km (direction east)

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

See Cormatin guide
 
Advertisement
 
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Brancion guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south-west)

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 41 km (direction east)

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

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 41 km (direction east)

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

See Tournus abbey guide
Macon

Macon

at 41 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit...

See Macon guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 47 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Autun

Autun

at 50 km (direction east-north-east)

After exploring Autun with its old town, cathedral and roman ruins you...

See Autun guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 53 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites...

See Belleville guide

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

Map of places to visit near Mornay

Advertisement

Markets in and near Mornay

  • Charolles: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (21km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (23km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (27km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (31km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (32km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (34km)

More information about Mornay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Mornay, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (42km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (62km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (16km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (19km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (21km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (31km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (31km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (41km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (41km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (42km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (13km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (23km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (25km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (25km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (35km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (43km)
  • Seille (Saône) (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (12km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Mornay is in the eastern-center of France at 41 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Mornay is 302 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mornay

Canton: Saint-Bonnet-de-Joux

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71220

Distance to Mornay

from Macon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 302 km

from Calais: 528 km

from Nice: 385 km

from Bordeaux: 427 km

from Strasbourg: 343 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 Mornay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballore, Martigny-le-Comte, Saint-Bonnet-de-Joux and Viry.

This page in French: Visiter Mornay

Back To Top