Oye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Oye: highlights and tourist information

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Oye 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 49 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Oye is 314 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Anzy-le-Duc at 10 km and Semur-en-Brionnais at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oye, 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 Oye in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Oye

Markets in and near Oye

  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (13km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (15km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (18km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Cours-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Oye, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Oye, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (3km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (6km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (12km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (16km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (18km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (20km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (23km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (33km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (38km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (0km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (3km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (9km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (25km)
  • Parc du château de Laye (50km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (41km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (14km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Oye

Canton: Semur-en-Brionnais

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71610

Distance to Oye

from Macon (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 314 km

from Calais: 542 km

from Nice: 379 km

from Bordeaux: 406 km

from Strasbourg: 367 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amanze, Briant, Prizy, Saint-Didier-en-Brionnais, Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais, Saint-Laurent-en-Brionnais, Sainte-Foy, Sarry, Vareilles and Varenne-l'Arconce.

This page in French: Visiter Oye