Pouillenay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pouillenay: highlights and tourist information

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Pouillenay is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 48 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Pouillenay is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Flavigny at 5 km and Semur-en-Auxois at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pouillenay, 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 Pouillenay 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Pouillenay

Markets in and near Pouillenay

  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (16km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (31km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (38km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (40km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (42km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (47km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (47km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (48km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (51km)

More information about Pouillenay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Pouillenay, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (4km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (7km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (16km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du château de Lantilly (8km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (16km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (17km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (35km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (36km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (38km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (4km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pouillenay

Canton: Venarey-les-Laumes

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21150

Distance to Pouillenay

from Dijon (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 427 km

from Nice: 476 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 272 km

Getting here

Pouillenay is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Pouillenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alise-Sainte-Reine, Brain, Chassey, Flavigny, Gresigny-Sainte-Reine, Grignon, Juilly, La Roche-Vanneau, Magny-la-Ville, Marigny-le-Cahouet, Massingy-les-Semur, Menetreux-le-Pitois, Mussy-la-Fosse, Souhey, Venarey-les-Laumes and Villeferry.

This page in French: Visiter Pouillenay