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Ouroux-sur-Saone tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chalon-sur-Saone at 10 km from Ouroux-sur-Saone

Visit Ouroux-sur-Saone: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 10 km and Tournus abbey at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ouroux-sur-Saone, 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-sur-Saone 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 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Tournus abbey guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Tournus guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 24 km (direction south-west)

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

See Brancion guide
 
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Cormatin

Cormatin

at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cormatin guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Beaune guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 39 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cluny guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 46 km (direction 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
Nuits-Saint-Georges

Nuits-Saint-Georges

at 47 km (direction east), 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
Macon

Macon

at 47 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Macon guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 50 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Autun

Autun

at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Autun guide
Dole

Dole

at 58 km (direction north-east), in the Jura department

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

See Dole guide

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

Map of places to visit near Ouroux-sur-Saone

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Markets in and near Ouroux-sur-Saone

  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (3km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (11km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (17km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (18km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (20km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (22km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (23km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Ouroux-sur-Saone, France

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

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (24km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (39km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (45km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (45km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (49km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (22km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (22km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Ouroux-sur-Saone is in the eastern-center of France at 47 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Ouroux-sur-Saone is 307 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ouroux-sur-Saone

Canton: Saint-Germain-du-Plain

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71370

Distance to Ouroux-sur-Saone

from Macon (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 307 km

from Calais: 522 km

from Nice: 381 km

from Bordeaux: 477 km

from Strasbourg: 295 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 Ouroux-sur-Saone from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baudrieres, Epervans, Lans, Marnay, Saint-Christophe-en-Bresse, Saint-Cyr, Saint-Germain-du-Plain and Varennes-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Ouroux-sur-Saone

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