Planchez tourism and travel guide

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Visit Planchez: highlights and tourist information

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Planchez is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 67 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Planchez is 228 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saulieu at 23 km and Morvan Regional Park at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Planchez, 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 Planchez 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 Nievre

Map of places to visit near Planchez

Markets in and near Planchez

  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (9km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (23km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (29km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (29km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (40km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (41km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (49km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (50km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (52km)
  • Decize: market Friday (54km)

More information about Planchez, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Planchez, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (24km)
  • Alesia (57km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Chaux (14km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (19km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (26km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (29km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (24km)
  • Siège d'Alésia (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Planchez

Canton: Montsauche-les-Settons

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58230

Distance to Planchez

from Nevers (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 228 km

from Calais: 452 km

from Nice: 458 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 322 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Corancy, Lavault-de-Fretoy and Ouroux-en-Morvan.

This page in French: Visiter Planchez