Ormes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ormes: highlights and tourist information

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Ormes is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 38 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Ormes is 315 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournus at 9 km and Brancion at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ormes, 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 Ormes 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 Ormes

Markets in and near Ormes

  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (8km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (9km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (20km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (24km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (25km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (25km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Ormes, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Ormes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (32km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (37km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (38km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (46km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (13km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (13km)
  • Roche de Solutré (42km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ormes

Canton: Cuisery

Arrondissement: Louhans

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 71290

Distance to Ormes

from Macon (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 315 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 373 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 301 km

Getting here

Ormes 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 - allow about 6 - 7 hours. For driving distances to Ormes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baudrieres, Gigny-sur-Saone, Loisy, Saint-Cyr and Simandre.

This page in French: Visiter Ormes