Ouroux-en-Morvan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ouroux-en-Morvan: highlights and tourist information

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Ouroux-en-Morvan is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 63 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Ouroux-en-Morvan is 221 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Corbigny at 22 km and Saulieu at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ouroux-en-Morvan, 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 Ouroux-en-Morvan 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 Ouroux-en-Morvan

Markets in and near Ouroux-en-Morvan

  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (7km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (22km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (24km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (34km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (36km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (45km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (48km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (49km)
  • Decize: market Friday (54km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (55km)

More information about Ouroux-en-Morvan, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Ouroux-en-Morvan, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (30km)
  • Alesia (57km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (60km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (16km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (24km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Chaux (17km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (18km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (27km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (44km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (48km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (30km)
  • Siège d'Alésia (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ouroux-en-Morvan

Canton: Montsauche-les-Settons

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58230

Distance to Ouroux-en-Morvan

from Nevers (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 221 km

from Calais: 446 km

from Nice: 466 km

from Bordeaux: 436 km

from Strasbourg: 323 km

Getting here

Ouroux-en-Morvan 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, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Ouroux-en-Morvan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaumard, Montsauche-les-Settons and Planchez.

This page in French: Visiter Ouroux-en-Morvan