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Orret tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Flavigny at 15 km from Orret

Visit Orret: highlights and tourist information

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Orret is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Flavigny at 15 km and Fontenay Abbey at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orret, 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 Orret in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Flavigny

Flavigny

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified walls,...

See Flavigny guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 25 km (direction west)

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the surrounding...

See Fontenay Abbey guide
Montbard

Montbard

at 27 km (direction west)

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the...

See Montbard guide
Semur-en-Auxois

Semur-en-Auxois

at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide
 
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Chatillon-sur-Seine

Chatillon-sur-Seine

at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

As well as the medieval centre of Chatillon-sur-Seine you can also see...

See Chatillon-sur-Seine guide
Dijon

Dijon

at 40 km (direction south-east)

There is a remarkable range of interesting historic sites in Dijon, perhaps...

See Dijon guide
Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction south)

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

See Chateauneuf-en-Auxois guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 44 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the very first...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide
Beze

Beze

at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

Although small the village of Bez is very pleasant to spend an...

See Beze guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Nievre department

Morvan Regional Natural Park is a quiet region of unspoiled countryside with...

See Morvan Regional Park guide
Saulieu

Saulieu

at 50 km (direction west-south-west)

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the Basilica Saint-Andoche...

See Saulieu guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 50 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very...

See Montreal guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of a visit...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
Langres

Langres

at 56 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Marne department

The highlight in Langres is the chance to follow the 3 kilometres...

See Langres guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Orret

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Markets in and near Orret

  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (27km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (31km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (40km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (41km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (44km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (45km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (45km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (50km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (50km)

More information about Orret, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Orret, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (17km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (13km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (27km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (23km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (24km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (33km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (39km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (42km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (44km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (55km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (16km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (45km)
 
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Geography and distances

Orret is in the eastern-center of France at 40 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Orret is 223 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Orret

Canton: Baigneux-les-Juifs

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21450

Distance to Orret

from Dijon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 223 km

from Calais: 426 km

from Nice: 477 km

from Bordeaux: 508 km

from Strasbourg: 252 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ampilly-les-Bordes, Baigneux-les-Juifs, Billy-les-Chanceaux, Duesme, Etalante and Oigny.

This page in French: Visiter Orret

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