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Pougny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pougny: highlights and tourist information

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Pougny is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 45 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Pougny is 171 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sancerre at 14 km and La Charite-sur-Loire at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pougny, 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 Pougny 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 Pougny


Markets in and near Pougny

  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (12km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (30km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Briare: market Friday (36km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (37km)

More information about Pougny, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Pougny, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (8km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Plaimpied-Givaudins) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Forgeneuve (44km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pougny

Canton: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire-Sud

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58200

Distance to Pougny

from Nevers (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 171 km

from Calais: 405 km

from Nice: 527 km

from Bordeaux: 395 km

from Strasbourg: 377 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Martin-sur-Nohain, Saint-Pere, Saint-Quentin-sur-Nohain and Suilly-la-Tour.

This page in French: Visiter Pougny

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